Michael Jackson biopic cast announced

Published : 28 Feb 2024 08:36 PM

In a much-anticipated revelation, the cast for the forthcoming Michael Jackson biopic, titled "Michael," has been unveiled, igniting a wave of excitement across the globe

Under the direction of acclaimed filmmaker Antoine Fuqua and the producing prowess of Graham King, this cinematic venture promises to delve deep into the life and legacy of the King of Pop.

Stepping into the shoes of the legendary Michael Jackson is none other than Jaafar Jackson, the talented nephew of the late icon. Alongside him, young prodigy Juliano Krue Valdi will portray the formative years of the musical sensation.

Adding to the star-studded lineup, Colman Domingo assumes the role of the patriarch, Joe Jackson, while the esteemed Nia Long embodies the essence of matriarch Katherine Jackson. The ensemble portraying the famed Jackson 5 features a diverse array of talent, with actors such as Jamal R. Henderson, Jayden Harville, Tre Horton, and others bringing the iconic musical group to life.

Producer Graham King expressed his fervent anticipation for the project, highlighting the immense talent assembled to narrate the captivating tale of the Jackson family.

Set to hit theaters on April 18, 2025, "Michael" is poised to captivate audiences worldwide, offering an immersive journey into the extraordinary life of one of music's most enduring and influential figures.