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Jon M Chu Reveals 'Wicked' Movie Will Be Split Into 2 Films!

Jon M Chu Reveals 'Wicked' Movie Will Be Split Into 2 Films!

The Wicked movie will now be the Wicked movies!

Director Jon M Chu has announced that the upcoming movie adaptation of the hit Broadway musical will be split into two films.

“So there’s something I have to tell you…” he teased on Twitter, later adding, “Special #Wicked Movie Announcement… ✌🏼🎬🧹🌸💚sent from my OzPhone:”

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Kristin Chenoweth Reveals 'Wicked' Advice She Gave Ariana Grande

Kristin Chenoweth Reveals 'Wicked' Advice She Gave Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande Sees History-Making Glinda Actress Brittney Johnson in 'Wicked' on Broadway!

Ariana Grande Sees History-Making Glinda Actress Brittney Johnson in 'Wicked' on Broadway!

Ariana Grande has been a fan of Wicked since the musical first premiered on Broadway in 2003 and she is going to be playing the role of Glinda in the upcoming movie version.

On Saturday night (February 19), Ariana, 28, went to see the show on Broadway again!

Ariana got to see history-making actress Brittney Johnson, who just became Broadway’s first-ever Black actress to play the role of Glinda full time. She took over the role on February 14 after being the standby Glinda since 2019.

This is not Ariana‘s first time seeing the show on Broadway. She’s been a fan since the musical first debuted almost 20 years ago and she got to see the original cast, including Kristin Chenoweth.

On her Instagram Stories, Ariana shared a photo of the show’s curtain and raved about the performances of Brittney and current Elphaba actress Lindsay Pearce.

“you were so very, very brilliant,” Ariana wrote to the actresses. “Truly an honor to see and hug and hear and witness you both. I am weeping! Still! Words simply do not suffice. Everyone was so remarkable. I feel so deeply thankful to have experienced this tonight. Floating!”

Brittney took to Instagram to share photos she snapped with Ariana while backstage.

“What a treat having the future Miss Bubble Queen in the audience last night! @arianagrande you have such a kind and beautiful spirit. It was so lovely meeting you, and I can’t WAIT to see your take on this character whom we both love so much! I am so very proud of you 💕,” she said.

Lindsay wrote on Instagram, “A magical week so far 💗🥰💚 What an honor to spend a moment with our beautiful Wicked movie Glinda girl @arianagrande, what an honor to welcome in @sunnybrittney to her rightful place in the bubble.”

The director of the Wicked movie recently opened up about Ariana‘s audition process.

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Ariana Grande Has Been Manifesting Playing Glinda In 'Wicked' For Years!

Ariana Grande Has Been Manifesting Playing Glinda In 'Wicked' For Years!

Ariana Grande and Glinda are a match made in literal heaven!

In case you missed it, the 28-year-old actress and singer was just announced as having the role in the highly-anticipated Wicked movie adaptation, alongside Cynthia Erivo as Elphaba.

Ariana‘s name has not only been thrown around to be in the Wicked movie for years, but she’s also been manifesting herself!

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Ariana Grande to Star in 'Wicked' Movie with Cynthia Erivo!

Ariana Grande to Star in 'Wicked' Movie with Cynthia Erivo!

Ariana Grande and Cynthia Erivo are heading to Oz in the long-awaited film adaptation of the beloved Broadway musical Wicked.

Jon M. Chu will be directing the film and he called the ladies up on FaceTime to deliver the exciting news to them.

Are you wondering which one will be Elphaba and which one will be Glinda?

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There's a New Update On the Movie Adaptation of Broadway Musical 'Wicked'

There's a New Update On the Movie Adaptation of Broadway Musical 'Wicked'

Broadway Musical 'Wicked' Gets Official Movie Release Date!

Broadway Musical 'Wicked' Gets Official Movie Release Date!

Fans of the Broadway musical Wicked are in for a treat today – it was just announced that the movie version is set to be released on December 20, 2019!

The film will be directed by Stephen Daldry (Billy Elliott, The Reader) and it will be produced by the musical’s original producer Marc Platt.

Gregory Maguire, who wrote the book that was the source material for the musical, and the show’s composer Stephen Schwartz will work together on the screenplay, according to THR.

While we still have to wait three and a half years, we’re so excited that the news is finally official!