Joseph Fiennes defends playing Michael Jackson: 'I was shocked to be cast'
Joseph Fiennes has defended his decision to play Michael Jackson in an upcoming comedy, despite a furore over the casting of a white British actor in the role of a black American superstar.
Stacey Dash Agrees With Decision To Cast White Actor As Michael Jackson
Fitting solidly into that second category is “Michael Jackson's Journey From Motown to Off the Wall,” which had its debut at Sundance last month and has its television premiere on Showtime on Friday.
Stacey Dash on Joseph Fiennes Being Cast as Michael Jackson: 'I Say, BRAVO'
Pope Francis has come face to face with Michael Jackson - or at least the supposed closest thing to the King of Pop himself, Joseph Fiennes, who, it was just announced (to much rancor), will play Jacko in a half-hour British TV comedy.
Review: Michael Jackson, Before He Was King
When Vikings Offensive Coordinator Norv Turner held the same role for the Cowboys, he not only won Super Bowl XXVII in 1993 but also witnessed Michael Jackson's halftime performance. Turner recalled two Troy Aikman touchdown passes that occurred ...
My surreal 1980 interview with Michael Jackson: 'Direct your questions to Janet; she'll put them to Michael'
Michael Jackson is unequivocally the most prolific entertainer of all time. From the moment he hit the James Brown shuffle in his Motown audition in 1968, there was no question he'd be a star.
'Michael Jackson's Journey From Motown To Off The Wall': Spike Lee Wants Him Back
Pop legend Michael Jackson used to enjoy kicking back, relaxing, and laughing at videos of Prince messing up, according to a new memoir by producer and record studio head L.A.
Pope Francis meets 'Michael Jackson'
Brooklyn's BAM Rose Theater was filled seat-to-seat as everyone left “the nine-to-five up on the shelf” with one person in mind - Michael Jackson. The occasion was a free screening of Spike Lee's latest joint: Michael Jackson's Journey From Motown to ...
Norv Turner on Michael Jackson, Super Bowls and Teddy Bridgewater with KFAN's Paul Allen
Spike Lee on When He Hung Up on Michael Jackson Three Times. More. Director of the new documentary, "Michael Jackson's Journey from Motown to 'Off the Wall,'" said he thought it was a prank at first. 1:26 | 02/04/16 ...
The whitewashing of Michael Jackson, explained
When Michael Jackson got wind that his brother Jermaine Jackson was signed to and working with up-and-coming music producers Reid and Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds, the King of Pop invited the producing duo to his Neverland ranch.
To understand Michael Jackson and his skin, you have to go beyond race
MICHAEL Jackson's teen daughter Paris has revealed she is struggling with addiction, and is now attending AA meetings. The 17-year-old, who attempted suicide in 2013, had a lengthy rant online this week comparing the pressures she now faces to those of ...
Michael Jackson used to watch vids of Prince's on-stage failures for laughs
On Feb. 10, 1993, clad in a dazzling red shirt, black epaulets and a black armband, Michael Jackson walked across one of the many rooms of his Neverland Ranch in Santa Ynez Valley, California.
Michael Jackson used to laugh at videos of Prince making mistakes, says LA Reid
Don't most people just watch the Super Bowl for the celebrity-filled halftime performances?! Well - we certainly do! Many A-list singers have graced our television sets to deliver a killer 15-minute set - and this year will be no different.
Michael Jackson used to laugh at videos of Prince messing up
Johnnie Cochran offers a strange aside about Michael Jackson in “The People v. O.J. Simpson.” Is it true? The first time we see Johnnie Cochran in FX's “The People vs.
Spike Lee's Michael Jackson 'Off the Wall' Doc is Emotional and Entertaining
00-anthonyhall According to the London Guardian newspaper, “September 2001 was allegedly witness to one of the strangest road trips in history: Michael Jackson, Elizabeth Taylor, and Marlon Brando driving from New York to Ohio in an attempt to get home ...
Spike Lee on When He Hung Up on Michael Jackson Three Times
ROTH: So Joseph Fiennes is playing Michael Jackson. While the Internet was justifiably pouncing on the news, I recalled a piece that Katori Hall had written.
Here Are 3 Examples of Michael Jackson's Cutthroat Shrewdness in L.A. Reid's New Memoir
It's an irresistible story: Three of the world's most iconic superstars, Elizabeth Taylor, Michael Jackson and Marlon Brando, jumped in a car together to flee New York City after the Sept.
Hee hee: Prince's failures apparently delighted Michael Jackson
Now we already knew that Kanye West wasn't the most modest of musicians, but now the rapper has compared himself to the likes of Jimi Hendrix and Michael Jackson. Expanding on his earlier comments that Waves, his new album formally known as Swish, ...
Feud Between Michael Jackson and Jermaine Jackson Outlined in Record Exec LA Reid's New Book
Six years after the pop singer's death, Spike Lee has directed his second documentary on Michael Jackson. The doc focuses on Michael Jackson's groundbreaking 1979 album, Off the Wall, which featured the hits “Don't Stop Till You Get Enough” and “Rock ...
Michael Jackson loved to watch videos of Prince screwing up
5, Showtime will premiere the documentary Michael Jackson's Journey from Motown to Off the Wall. Directed by Spike Lee, the film chronicles Jackson's rise from child prodigy in The Jackson 5 to breaking out as a solo artist with the Quincy Jones ...
Paris Jackson is struggling with addiction
The story is irresistible: on 9/11, unable to fly, Elizabeth Taylor, Michael Jackson, and Marlon Brando jumped in a car together—the three of them, no entourage—and made it as far as Ohio in an attempt to escape New York City.