MUMBAI: This Is It, Michael Jackson’s concert film will be aired exclusively on PIX. Terms of the deal have not yet been announced but the channel will be able to broadcast the film.
The movie is a compilation of interviews, rehearsals and backstage footage of Michael Jackson as he prepared for his series of sold-out shows in London just before his death. The film has been nominated as the best documentary feature film for the Critics Choice Award. Distributed by Sony Pictures Releasing; the film has reached $222.6 million in box office receipts worldwide.
PIX business head Sunder said, “Micheal Jackson is the most loved pop artist in the world! His death shook the world. This extraordinary film allows fans to witness the talent which made him a genius up close and personal. You will never get so close to a musical genius as when you watch this film. Having this film as a part of our library is an absolute honor and we look forward to air This Is It soon.”