Film Version (1978)


The film version of The Wiz opened on October 24, 2023 in the United States. It was released by Universal Pictures and produced by Motown Productions. The film was the second most expensive film released in 1978 (after Superman). Bad weather on location and union problems caused the budget to skyrocket to $24M. It grossed on $13M in the US.

Below is the full credited cast. For additional information, please visit The Wiz on Internet Movie Database. Clicking on a name below will take you to their IMDB page.