‘Thriller 40’ Documentary Coming December 2nd
After an eager year-long anticipation, “Thriller 40,” a documentary helmed by Nelson George, is set to premiere on streaming platforms on December 2nd. US viewers can catch it on Paramount+ with SHOWTIME, while international audiences can stream it on Paramount+.
Marking four decades since the release of Michael’s monumental album “Thriller” — the biggest selling album in history — George transports fans to the heart of its inception. The documentary delves deep into the behind-the-scenes magic of this groundbreaking album and the iconic short films that forever revolutionized the music video genre.
With a treasure trove of unseen footage and rare interviews, “Thriller 40” documents the evolution of an unparalleled sensation that has remained unmatched in its impact. “Thriller” not only catapulted Michael Jackson to unparalleled heights of fame but also etched its mark on diverse facets of culture — from music and dance to fashion. The documentary boasts insights from music and entertainment giants such as Usher, Mary J. Blige, Will.I.Am, Mark Ronson, Misty Copeland, Maxwell, and “Thriller” director John Landis.