Nicole Scherzinger ‘In Talks To Play Elphaba’ In ‘Wicked’ Film Adaptation

Watch out, Idina!

Nicole Scherzinger could be about to land a huge movie role, as reports are claiming that she’s “in talks” to star in a big screen version of ‘Wicked’.

Universal Pictures are currently in the early stages of planning for a film adaptation of the hit musical and following Idina Menzel’s confirmation that she will not reprise the role of Elphaba, Scherzy is apparently next in line.

<strong>Nicole Scherzinger</strong>
Nicole Scherzinger
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<strong>The role was made famous by Idina Menzel </strong>
The role was made famous by Idina Menzel
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The ‘X Factor’ judge is no stranger to the film world, and provided the voice for a character in the recent Disney hit ‘Moana’.

She also earned an Olivier Award nomination for her star turn in the West End production of ‘Cats’, though later angered Andrew Lloyd-Webber by pulling out of the Broadway production just says before rehearsals were due to begin.

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