Oscar Oz Diggs
|Title||The Wonderful wizard of Oz (formerly) |
|First Appearance||Oz the Great and Powerful|
Oscar Zoroaster Phadrig Isaac Norman Henkle Emmanuel Ambroise Diggs, typically referred to as Oscar or simply Oz, is the main protagonist in Disney's Oz: The Great and Powerful (2013). He is played by James Franco.
First shown working as a magician in the Baum Brothers Circus in 1905, Oscar is a selfish and greedy con artist who aspires to be great. He uses his charm, wit, and ingenuity to deceive others, typically acts only upon his best interest, and does not think of himself as a kind person. Despite this, he has a surprising amount of empathy, and has proven to have a good heart. Glinda describes him as being "...selfish, weak, slightly egotistical, and a fibber." His personal hero is Thomas Edison
- Wizard of Oz (character), the literary basis for the character.