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Return to Oz
Episode Information
Release Date January 11, 2012
Season # 2
Episode # 1
Views (million) 1.972
Foundation Winner Jerry
Reward Immunity
Top Looks Brea and Beki
Bottom Looks Greg and Nix
Winner Brea Joseph
Reward Choice of Team for Water World.
Eliminated Greg Lightner
Previous Twisted Tales (Season 1 finale)
Next Water World

Return to Oz was the first episode and premiere of the second season of Face Off. The challenge was to re-imagen four of the major characters from The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. Brea Joseph was crowned the winner, but Greg Lightner was eliminated.

Foundation Challenge

Challenge: Create a character representing themselves as an artist using items from three trailers (costume, prop, and prosthetic) on the Universal Studios back-lot.

Spotlight Challenge

Challenge: In teams of men against women and using a cohesive theme, reimagine the iconic characters from L. Frank Baum's The Wonderful Wizard of Oz: the Scarecrow, the Tin Woodman, the Cowardly Lion, and the Wicked Witch of the West.

Teams (Theme) Oz character
Men (Horror) Women (Post-Apocalyptic/Tribal)
Matt & RJ Tara Scarecrow
Greg & Nix Heather & Miranda Tin Woodman
Ian & Rayce Sue & Athena Cowardly Lion
Jerry Brea & Beki Wicked Witch of the West
  • Reward: Choice of team in the next Spotlight Challenge.
  • Top Looks: Brea & Beki
  • Bottom Looks: Greg & Nix
    • Winner: Brea
    • Eliminated: Greg

Final Looks


  • Dorothy appears with each teams creation on the reveal stage.