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Lea Michele, Patrick Stewart and more star in Legends of Oz Dorothy’s Return

 
Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return is a 3D-animated musical based on the adventure books by Roger Stanton Baum, the great-grandson of L. Frank Baum. A continuation of one of the world’s most popular and beloved fairy tales, Legends of Oz finds Dorothy (Lea Michele) waking to post-tornado Kansas, only to be whisked back to Oz to try to save her old friends the Scarecrow (Dan Aykroyd), the Lion (Jim Belushi), the Tin Man (Kelsey Grammar) and Glinda (Bernadette Peters) from a devious new villain, the Jester (Martin Short).
 
Wiser the owl (Oliver Platt), Marshal Mallow (Hugh Dancy), China Princess (Megan Hilty) and Tugg the tugboat (Patrick Stewart) join Dorothy on her latest magical journey through the colorful landscape of Oz to restore order and happiness to Emerald City. Set to the tunes of Academy Award-nominated singer/songwriter Bryan Adams, Legends of Oz marks a charming, family-friendly return to the Oz franchise.
 
The animated film stars Lea Michele, Martin Short, Dan Aykroyd, Jim Belushi, Kelsey Grammar, Oliver Platt, Hugh Dancy, Megan Hilty, Patrick Stewart and Bernadette Peters abd was directed by Daniel St. Pierre and Will Finn.