Michael Jackson’s This Is It will offer Jackson fans and music lovers worldwide a rare, behind-the-scenes look at the performer as he developed, created and rehearsed for his sold-out concerts that would have taken place this summer in London’s O2 Arena.
The film is produced with the full support of the Estate of Michael Jackson and drawn from more than one hundred hours of behind-the-scenes footage, featuring Jackson rehearsing a number of his songs for the show.
Kenny Ortega, who was both Michael Jackson’s creative partner and the director of the stage show directed the film.
US and UK Release October 28, 2009
Australia Release October 29, 2009
At the risk of sounding like a thoughtless cad, the glaringly obvious problem with this project is that star Michelle Williams is no Marilyn Monroe. She doesn't have Monroe's lovely face, pretty pout, sex-goddess body or that special seductive something in the way she moved...