Coming Soon


28 Nov 2024

The story of how a green-skinned woman framed by the Wizard of Oz becomes the Wicked Witch of the West; feature film based on the Broadway musical.

Wicked, the iconic musical, embarks on its highly anticipated journey to the big screen, marking a defining cinematic moment. Starring Cynthia Erivo (Harriet, Broadway’s The Color Purple) as Elphaba and Ariana Grande as Glinda, the film unveils the untold tale of the witches of Oz. Their unlikely friendship at Shiz University takes a tumultuous turn after an encounter with The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, leading to divergent paths and unforeseen consequences. Also starring Oscar® winner Michelle Yeohwho portrays the regal headmistress Madame Morrible, alongside a stellar cast including Jonathan Bailey, Ethan Slater, Marissa Bode, and Jeff Goldblum. Directed by Jon M. Chu, Wicked is the first installment of a two-part cultural celebration, with Part Two set for release in 2025. Produced by Marc Platt and David Stone, the film adaptation stays true to Gregory Maguire's bestselling novel, with a screenplay by Winnie Holzman and music by Stephen Schwartz. Universal Stage Productions brings this theatrical masterpiece to the screen.

Jon M. Chu
Cynthia Erivo, Ariana Grande
Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Release Date
28 November 2024