May 18, 2017
Here’s another installment to add to the collection of Michael Jackson biopics. Lifetime released a trailer for Michael Jackson: Searching For Neverland, a biopic focusing on the last two years of the King of Pop’s life.
The Dianne Houston-directed biopic based on the 2014 book “Remember The Time” will go in depth on his controversial death (see a clip from his episode of Celebrity Crime Files below) and the criminal trial involving his personal physician, Dr. Conrad Murray, as well as his interaction with his three children Paris, Blanket, and Prince Jackson. The story comes from the eyes of his bodyguards Bill Whitfield and Javon Beard.
Naturally, our first thoughts are: Who will be playing Mike? Lord knows we can’t have another Flex Anderson misstep:
According to reports, A Trinidadian MJ tribute artist named Navi will star in the role. Navi mentions that he once worked for Michael Jackson, performing at his birthday parties and as his decoy:
— MJ-UPBEAT Official (@BonnieLamrock) March 12, 2017
TELL US: What are your thoughts on the biopic? Will you be tuning in on May 29?