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    27 Of The Funniest Tweets About The "Wicked" Casting Announcement, Because I Know You're Thinking The Same Thing

    Cackling in C major.

    By now, you've probably heard the news that Ariana Grande and Cynthia Erivo have been cast in the upcoming Wicked movie.

    New Year's Rockin' Eve / Via giphy.com

    Cynthia will star as green goddess Elphaba, and Ariana is returning to her Broadway roots as Glinda.

    Goooood Newwwws!!! The incredible #CynthiaErivo and @ArianaGrande will be our Elphaba and Galinda in @WickedMovie @UniversalPics Get ready for a match up like you’ve never seen!!! In pink and green!!!

    @jonmchu / Via Twitter: @jonmchu

    When the news dropped last night, it rocked not only the musical theater world, but everyone on the internet. Here are 27 of the downright funniest reactions to the Wicked movie casting:

    1.

    Lea Michele looking at Ariana Grande and Beanie Feldstein.

    @SAMGREIS / Via Twitter: @SAMGREIS

    2.

    "Glinda! Is it true you were her friend?" Glinda: "Yuh." https://t.co/mIC2iC2Bv7

    @GrossmanMax / Via Twitter: @GrossmanMax

    3.

    ariana stans trying to watch wicked in theaters with broadway stans and suddenly all they hear in the back is this

    @manizegos / Via Twitter: @manizegos

    4.

    no ariana legit manifested her whole career are you kidding

    @grandekordei / Via Twitter: @grandekordei

    5.

    Cynthia Erivo: *defies gravity* Ariana Grande, watching from the ground:

    @oskrNYC / Via Twitter: @oskrNYC

    6.

    dreams do come true :’) @ArianaGrande

    @makeupwithu / Via Twitter: @makeupwithu

    7.

    Lea Michele facetiming the Wicked director as we speak:

    @twink4harry / Via Twitter: @twink4harry

    8.

    Me acting like I care about musical theater now that Ariana is in this movie

    @knnewagb / Via Twitter: @knnewagb

    9.

    “so it’s okay when wicked casts grown women as teens?”

    @alex_abads / Via Twitter: @alex_abads

    10.

    They better not cast James Corden in this WICKED musical.

    @feistyfrank / Via Twitter: @feistyfrank

    11.

    My gay ass in the theater when Wicked comes out

    @heyjaeee / Via Twitter: @heyjaeee

    12.

    Glinda after telling her fellow Ozians the wicked witch of the west is dead

    @rosedommu / Via Twitter: @rosedommu

    13.

    i don’t think i will survive cynthia erivo elphaba…… like at all not even close

    @bribrisimps / Via Twitter: @bribrisimps

    14.

    @drjpomatter / Via Twitter: @drjpomatter

    15.

    But what’s your official statement on the Wicked movie casting https://t.co/RSPZaUuv6p

    @PattiMurin / Via Twitter: @PattiMurin

    16.

    It’s not that the Wicked movie is my whole personality but that my whole personality has been preparing for the Wicked movie

    @MarcSnetiker / Via Twitter: @MarcSnetiker

    17.

    cynthia erivo saw ben platt as a thirty year old high school student and said bet

    @katehalliwell / Via Twitter: @katehalliwell

    18.

    Ben Platt watching the timeline celebrate a 34 year old Elphaba and 28 year old Glinda

    @tashhrdc / Via Twitter: @tashhrdc

    19.

    Cynthia Erivo as Elphaba, you love to see it 🥲

    @SuperYakiShop / Via Twitter: @SuperYakiShop

    20.

    Lea Michele after finding out within a month that she’s not in the Funny Girl revival or the Wicked movie

    @HillTempleton / Via Twitter: @HillTempleton

    21.

    cynthia erivo’s no good deed……….

    @bribrisimps / Via Twitter: @bribrisimps

    22.

    Unreleased footage of Lin Manuel Miranda auditioning for Wicked

    @DylanAdler6 / Via Twitter: @DylanAdler6

    23.

    @thatonequeen / Via Twitter: @thatonequeen

    24.

    Wouldn’t wanna be Lea Michele’s therapist this year

    @Casey_Mink / Via Twitter: @Casey_Mink

    25.

    @larrygayvid / Via Twitter: @larrygayvid

    26.

    A Wicked movie without Dove Cameron as Glinda?

    @zmjohnson / Via Twitter: @zmjohnson

    27.

    wicked movie be like: it's goOoOoOoOoOoOd to see me, yuh?

    @yllwflickrbeat / Via Twitter: @yllwflickrbeat