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Celebrities React to 'The Wiz Live' - Read the Tweets!

Millions of people around the country are currently watching NBC’s The Wiz Live and that includes a ton of celebrities as well!

Lots of celebs, including Broadway favorites like Kristin Chenoweth and Audra McDonald (who starred in The Sound of Music Live), are chiming in with their thoughts on the production… and it seems like everyone is loving it.

Shanice Williams, who is playing the role of Dorothy, is getting a whole lot of love from the stars and it seems this production is getting the best reviews of any of NBC’s live musicals thus far.

See the tweets below!

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NBC's 'The Wiz Live' - Full Cast, Performers, & Songs List!

There are only a couple hours left until NBC’s The Wiz Live airs and we are so excited to see a new vision of the beloved musical.

Newcomer Shanice Williams will be joining a star-studded cast of veteran actors and singers in the production, which is airing live from a sound stage in New York.

The one-night-only special is being directed by Kenny Leon and industry vet Harvey Fierstein adapted the musical’s script for television.

We have recapped the full cast list for you, as well as all of the songs that are sure to be stuck in your head. Tune in at 8/7c tonight (December 3).

Click inside for the full The Wiz Live cast and songs list… More Here! »

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Uzo Aduba & Amber Riley Join Cast of NBC's 'The Wiz Live'!

Uzo Aduba and Amber Riley just joined the cast of NBC’s upcoming The Wiz Live!

“We look forward to showcasing the amazing musical talents of Amber, and we are eager to introduce Uzo’s remarkable singing voice for those who know her solely as an extraordinary dramatic actress,” Wiz executive producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron said in a statement to Essence, who broke the news.

Uzo will be playing the role of Glinda, the Good Witch of the South. Amber will take on the role of Addaperle, the Good Witch of the North.

Beyonce was reportedly courted for the role of Glinda at one point.

Shanice Williams, Queen Latifah, Mary J. Blige, and more have been announced for the project, airing in December.

'Glee' Series Finale Recap - How Did It All End?

After six seasons, the Glee series finale has aired and the show is officially over.

The first hour of the episode was a look back to 2009 and how the New Directions was formed in the first place. It featured some amazing flashback moments, including an incredible tribute to Cory Monteith and the pilot episode.

WATCH: Lea Michele‘s final performance ever on Glee

The second hour starts with us finding out if the New Directions win at the 2015 National Show Choir Championships. Throughout the hour we learn the fate of all the main characters and are treated to a bunch of great musical numbers.

Click inside for the full recap of Glee’s series finale… More Here! »

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Lea Michele is Filled with 'Glee' at PaleyFest 2015!

Lea Michele looks white hot hitting up 2015 PaleyFest for the Glee panel at Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.

The 28-year-old actress and singer was joined by her co-stars Mark Salling, Amber Riley, Darren Criss, Chris Colfer, Jane Lynch, Chord Overstreet, Dot Marie Jones, and Heather Morris.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Lea Michele

“So excited for tonight’s #PaleyFest panel for Glee! Glam time now with @mrbradgoreski @MakeupMatthew @DavyNewkirk & @jennahipp!!!” Lea tweeted earlier that day.

FYI: Lea is wearing a Elie Saab shirt, pants and clutch with Charlotte Olympia shoes and Rachel Katz Jewelry ring. Mark is wearing John Varvatos. Heather is wearing a vassallo dress.

20+ pictures inside of Lea Michele, Darren Criss, and more of the cast at the big event… More Here! »

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Emma Roberts, Jenna Ushkowitz, & Sarah Hyland Make It A Special Night at Kindred Fundraiser!

Emma Roberts and Jenna Ushkowitz look lovely as they hit the red carpet together while attending the Kindred: Foundation for Adoption Inaugural Fundraiser held at Riviera 31 on Tuesday (March 3) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The 24-year-old actress and Jenna, 28, were joined at the event by Sarah Hyland, Hunter Parrish and his fiancee Kathryn Wahl, Teen Wolf‘s Ian Bohen, Glee‘s Becca Tobin, Amber Riley and Alex Newell, Vampire DiariesKayla Ewell, Pretty Little LiarsTorrey DeVitto, and Alessandra Torresani.

“Thanks to Chris and everyone at @myintent for being a part of our special evening,” Jenna shared on her Twitter account. “And to my beauties for being there for @kindredadoption 😍😘 you guys are true friends ❤️ #kindredlaunchparty.”

FYI: Emma is wearing Stuart Weitzman shoes. Sarah is wearing Giuseppe Zanotti shoes.

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Lea Michele & Naya Rivera Wrap Up Last Week of Filming 'Glee' - See The Cast Tweets!

Where did the time go? Lea Michele, Naya Rivera and more are saying their goodbyes to the Glee set this week!

The cast of the hit FOX show — Dianna Agron, Chris Colfer, Darren Criss, Chord Overstreet, Mark Salling, Amber Riley and more — sent out tweets and captured images from their last days on the set.

“Never can say goodbye! Back at @GLEEonFOX one last time to shoot a final musical number with everyone! So many amazing people here today!” Naya wrote on Twitter.

Amber added, “I can see right now this is gonna be a week of 😭 #lastweekofGlee #eek bring on the heartache and smiles.”

Click inside to read and see all of the cast’s goodbye messages… More Here! »

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