"I. Am. In. Oz, Sam Raimi refuses to tell me what character I will portray. Just know that the role is PIVOTAL."'Oz The Great and Powerful' is a prequel to the original L. Frank Baum book, will star James Franco as a younger version of the Wizard from the original tale, who winds up in Oz following a balloon accident. The cast is also set to include Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz, Michelle Williams, Zach Braff and Joey King.
It's planned for a March 8, 2013 release.