Michael Jackson | 10/12/17

Michael Jackson’s Halloween Special

CBS has created  animated project titled Michael Jackson’s Halloween. The one-hour TV special is about two kids who stumble upon a magical adventure at a mysterious hotel and is set to Jackson’s music. It features a voice cast that includes actors Kiersey Clemons, Christine Baranski, Lucy Liu, Alan Cumming, George Eads, Brad Garrett, Lucas Till, and Jim Parsons.

Optimum Productions, the company owned by Michael Jackson’s estate, first introduced the project to honor the King of Pop.

“The notion of doing something for Halloween was an easy and natural one because of Michael’s love of it,” producer John Branca tells Vanity Fair. “And every October, ‘Thriller’ goes back to the top of the charts, so we wanted to take the next step and create something fun for families.”

Read the full article on Vanityfair.com.