Showtime Is Releasing A Documentary On Michael Jackson's "Off The Wall" Directed By Spike Lee
ChOn February 5th, Showtime will release a documentary looking into the making of Michael Jackson's fifth solo album Off The Wall. The documentary, entitled Michael Jackson’s Journey from Motown to Off the Wall, will feature interviews with artists such as the Weeknd, Pharrell, Questlove, Mark Ronson, John Legend as well as L.A. Reid, Misty Copeland, Kobe Bryant and Michael Jackson's parents, Katherine and Joe.
This will be the second documentary Spike Lee has helmed delving into the inner workings of a seminal Jackson album. In 2012, Lee directed Bad 25, a retrospective on the 25th anniversary of Michael Jackson's follow up to the world-consuming Thriller album.
The documentary on Off The Wall will be released to the masses together with a reissuing of the album on February 26th.
Check out some unseen footage from 2012's Bad 25 documentary to get a feel of what to expect from Spike Lee's Michael Jackson’s Journey from Motown to Off the Wall: