"A head-strong 20-year-old Dorothy Gale is unwittingly sent on an eye-opening journey that thrusts her into the center of an epic and bloody battle for the control of Oz," NBC said in a news release.
Writer Matt Arnold and Josh Friedman will serve as executive producers.
No casting has yet been announced.
Duggar sisters unveil Christian dating rules in new book
Beautician charged with giving client fatal silicone butt injection