Michael Jackson Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Jackson wrote Sonic 3 music?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Iol.co.za

    It has long been rumoured that the late King of Pop was responsible for the tunes on the game as there are several similarities between its soundtrack and the singer's songs, and it has now been claimed the 'Thriller' hitmaker was involved but didn't want to be associated with it. According to The HuffPost, Michael wasn't pleased with the finished music after it was compressed to fit on the game.

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  2. Joseph Fiennes to play Michael Jackson in TV dramaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Joseph Fiennes will star as Michael Jackson in a one-off TV comedy set to broadcast later this year - a casting decision that has added fuel to a raging debate about opportunities for non-white actors in movies and TV. The white British star of "Shakespeare in Love" plays the black King of Pop in "Elizabeth, Michael & Marlon," alongside Stockard Channing as Elizabeth Taylor and Brian Cox as Marlon Brando.

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  3. Lindsey SullivanRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Billboard

    ... by localized news content next week. The store will follow suit in the coming months. So Liz Taylor, Michael Jackson and Marlon Brando go on a road trip. While that sounds like a genius joke set-up (and more recently, a media storm-sparking ...

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  4. Conrad Murray: guilty in death of Michael JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2011 | Examiner.com

    The jury reached a unanimous decision on Murray's guilt Monday morning. The verdict was read at 1:16PM and greeted by cheers from the dozens of Michael Jackson fans crowded outside of the courthouse in downtown Los Angeles.

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  5. Michael Jackson, in 1993 Interview, Was a oeHorrifieda by Thought of White Actor Portraying HimRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | WJOL-AM Joliet

    There's been a lot of raised eyebrows over the news that British actor Joseph Fiennes, who's white, has been cast as Michael Jackson in an upcoming British TV comedy about Jackson, Elizabeth Taylor and Marlon Brando. The plot concerns a rumored road trip that the unlikely trio made across the U.S. after they couldn't get a plane back to California after the 9/11 attacks.

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  6. Did Michael Jackson work on 'Sonic 3' soundtrack?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Examiner.com

    There have been musical performers that have had more influence than the legendary Michael Jackson . Interestingly, there have been few video game franchises that have been more beloved than the "Sonic The Hedgehog" series.

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  7. #TBT: Michael Jackson Told Oprah He Would Never Pick A White Person To Play HimRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | NewsOne

    In an interview from 1993, the King of Pop said he was completely against the idea of a White person playing him. fter news that a White actor was cast to play Michael Jackson on a British TV comedy series surfaced this week, an old interview featuring the King of Pop himself has confirmed what we already knew: White actors shouldn't portray Black people - period.

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  8. Black Potomac a Housewivesa are shallow, phony stereotypesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Washington Times

    ... nary a black person to be found. What else to expect from elitists who didn't even pick a black guy to play Michael Jackson in a British flick that's going to make light of 9/11? Joseph Fiennes, a Brit, is to play the King of Pop; a Scotsman is ...

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  9. Michael Jackson Would Not Have Been Happy About A White Actor Portraying HimRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | WENN Blog

    Michael Jackson baulked at the idea of a white person portraying him in a video in a 23-year-old Oprah Winfrey interview. The TV chat has appeared online amid the outrage surrounding the news white Brit Joseph Fiennes has been cast as the King of Pop in a new British half-hour comedy.

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  10. The mystery of that Michael Jackson, Elizabeth Taylor and Marlon Brando post-9/11 road tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Washington Post

    Elizabeth Taylor sits with Michael Jackson during his "30th Anniversary Celebration, The Solo Years" concert on Sept. 7, 2001 in New Madison Square Garden.

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  11. 'Motown the Musical' to hit Miami for a week-long runRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Examiner.com

    The Tony award-nominated show Motown the Musical opens Tuesday for a one-week run at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts in Miami. This tune-filled jukebox musical is the true American Dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy's journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson, Marvin Gaye and so many more.

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  12. In A 1993 Interview With Oprah, Michael Jackson Says A White Actor Portraying Him Is AbsurdRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Vibe

    News broke earlier this week that an onscreen portrayal of icon Michael Jackson was coming to the little screen. But the actor who'll play the revered artist isn't exactly who spectators had in mind.

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  13. Joseph Fiennes "Shocked" to Be Cast as Michael JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... Games No games scheduled &n... (NEW YORK) - Pundits didn't know what to make of Joseph Fiennes being cast as Michael Jackson in an upcoming British TV movie. Though some were enthusiastic about the news, many argued that it was outrageous that a ...

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  14. Interview: Shawn MendesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | KISS 108

    ... Favorites Include: Earth Wind & Fire, The Gypsy Kings, Stevie Wonder, Luther Vandross, Donnie Hathaway, and Michael Jackson ("Off The Wall" - "Dangerous").When he's not ON the air, you might find Romeo UP in the air... literally. He has his own ...

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  15. Minecraft Creator Auctioning Off Forgotten Michael Jackson Memorabilia For CharityRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | ContactMusic.com

    Minecraft creator Markus Persson uncovered the King of Pop keepsakes while clearing out the Beverly Hills mansion he reportedly outbid Jay Z and Beyonce for in 2014.

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  16. Joseph Fiennes a " yes, the white British actor a " will portray Michael Jackson in TV movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | St. Petersburg Times

    Joseph Fiennes will star as Michael Jackson in a one-off TV comedy set to broadcast later this year - a casting decision that has added fuel to a raging debate about opportunities for non-white actors in movies and TV. The white British star of Shakespeare in Love plays the black King of Pop in Elizabeth, Michael & Marlon, alongside Stockard Channing as Elizabeth Taylor and Brian Cox as Marlon Brando.

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  17. How virtual reality could change moviegoingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | CNN

    ... for independent films. Recording artist Questlove, left, and director Spike Lee attend Lee's documentary, "Michael Jackson's Journey from Motown to Off the Wall." Actress Ellen Page attends the Sundance premiere of "Tallulah," a dramedy about an ...

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  18. White actor chosen to play JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Iol.co.za

    British actor Joseph Fiennes has been cast as iconic African-American pop star Michael Jackson in an upcoming TV comedy, provoking scorn on social media on Wednesday and fuelling a controversy in the entertainment industry over opportunities for black artists. Fiennes, who is white, will play the late "King of Pop" in an apparently real-life story for Britain's satellite TV channel Sky Arts about a road trip across the United States the singer is said to have taken in 2001 with movie stars Elizabeth Taylor and Marlon Brando.

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  19. Sundance Rambling Reporter: Helicopter Showdown, Executive Enemy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... she's doing as the star of Starz's The Girlfriend Experience , Riley Keough won't be catching Spike Lee's Michael Jackson's Journey From Motown to Off the Wall , though Jackson was briefly her stepfather when he was married to her mother, Lisa Marie ...

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  20. Sundance 2016: At new festival, a return to the names of the oldRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | Los Angeles Times

    ... festivals, such as Spike Lee and Werner Herzog, came to Park City this year to premiere new movies (a Michael Jackson documentary and a nonfiction film about technology, respectively). Herzog showed that age does not have to dull one's edge. When ...

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