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Kristin Chenoweth is “so proud” of Ariana Grande for taking on her role of Glinda in ‘Wicked.’
The 54-year-old actress was nominated for a Tony Award when she originated the part of the good witch in the smash hit musical – which tells the backstory of ‘The Wizard of Oz’ – in 2003 and revealed the 29-year-old pop star was “really scared” at the idea of taking on the role in the upcoming two-part movie adaptation.
Speaking on ‘The Kelly Clarkson Show’, she said: “She didn’t call me for advice but she was really nervous. She said she wanted to pay homage to me but said ‘I’m really scared, I wann…