Michael Jackson Biopic Coming To The Big Screen From ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Producer
Graham King, producer of “Bohemian Rhapsody” has his next project on the horizon; a biopic of Michael Jackson. King has struck a deal with the Jackson estate for the rights to the late king of pop’s music and life. According to Deadline, which reports that sources have confirmed that King has been given the green light by the late singer’s estate. King, who owns the production company GK Films, has reportedly retained three-time Oscar-nominated writer John Logan to write the script.
The biopic is said to span the pop star’s entire life from child star in the Jackson 5 to his death in June 2009. It’s said that the film will also address Jackson’s defense against allegations of child sexual abuse. No word yet on casting details but we’ll bring them to you once it comes to light.