If I could take a trip anywhere in the world, I’d choose … Oz. As in the place over the rainbow, not the prison. So I am very excited about Disney’s upcoming “Oz: The Great And Powerful,” a prequel to everyone’s favorite tale about a girl following the yellow brick road. The cast so far is stellar. The very busy James Franco will play the guy behind the curtain. Mila Kunis will play Theodora, who goes on to become the Wicked Witch of the West. Rachel Weisz will be Evanora, the already evil Wicked Witch of the East.
And now, the movie finally has its Glinda, after much debate. Keep reading »
Mila Kunis will get you, my pretty, and your little dog too. The “Black Swan” actress is apparently in talks to play Theodorah in “Oz, The Great and Powerful,” the prequel to the “Wizard of Oz” which will star James Franco and be directed by Sam Raimi of “Spiderman” fame. So why don’t you recognize the name ‘Theodorah’? Because she’s more commonly known by her title—the Wicked Witch of the West. The movie will be telling the story not only of how the Wizard ended up over the rainbow, but how Glinda and the Wicked Witches arrived at their posts, too. I am a total sucker for all things Oz, so yes, I am very excited for this movie. Emerald City, or bust. [NY Mag] Keep reading »