Magical Truthsaying Bastard Shadesong (shadesong) wrote,
Magical Truthsaying Bastard Shadesong
shadesong

Muppet News!

Finally, a little info on The Muppets' Wizard of Oz!

From TV Guide:

Pop sensation Ashanti plays a very hip Dorothy as the Muppets go over the rainbow. This time around, Dorothy hopes the Wizard (Jeffrey Tambor) can make her a superstar. Kermit the Frog is the Scarecrow, Gonzo is the "Tin Thing", Fozzie Bear is the Lion, and Miss Piggy is both Glinda and a leather-clad, motorcycle-riding Wicked Witch.

There is something very wrong about Miss Piggy in black leather. Though I'm not sure how much wronger the Muppets can *get* after A Very Merry Muppet Christmas.

The accompanying picture has everyone described above except Tambor, and also has Rizzo and Pepe - I think Rizzo is supposed to be a Munchkin. I don't know what Pepe is supposed to be.

Friday, May 20. Mark your calendars!

EDIT: And from IMDB - Quentin Tarantino as himself.

I... have nothing to add here.
Subscribe
  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 8 comments