Antoine Fuqua will direct the biopic based on the life of Michael Jackson, the King of Pop.
It’s been talked about for a while, but now it’s official: Lionsgate will begin filming a biopic about Michael Jackson, the King of Pop, in 2023. The biopic will be a great opportunity to tell the story of Michael Jackson’s life, one of the most iconic figures in the music industry. The director of the project is Antoine Fuqua, known for films such as “Training Day,” “The Equalizer,” and “The Magnificent Seven.” The latest project he directed is “Emancipation,” starring Will Smith.
“Michael,” a biopic about Michael Jackson, will be written by “Skyfall” screenwriter John Logan and produced by Graham King, who produced the Oscar-nominated “Bohemian Rhapsody” about Freddie Mercury and Queen.
Antoine Fuqua is currently wrapping up “The Equalizer 3” with Denzel Washington in Italy, but things are already moving quickly on “Michael,” the upcoming Michael Jackson biopic.
The film will give audiences an in-depth, never-before-seen portrayal of the Grammy-winning singer who became known as the King of Pop. “Michael” will delve into all aspects of Jackson’s life, including his most iconic performances that cemented his status as one of the greatest entertainers of all time. This biopic will be a great opportunity to learn more about the life and legacy of Michael Jackson.