January 22, 2017  

Michael Jackson's Documentary and Unheard Songs In Talks to Be Released

July 2, 2010 (3:06 am) GMT
Katherine Jackson reportedly has been in negotiations with her new business partner to produce a number of documentary movies and release his unheard songs.
Michael Jackson

's mother Katherine is reportedly in negotiations to produce a number of movies documenting her late son's life. The Jackson family matriarch is said to be teaming up with her new business partner Howard Mann, who collaborated on her recently-released coffee table book, for a series of films about the King of Pop.

Mann has allegedly paid millions of dollars to Jackson's former business partner Marc Schaffel for 26 hours of footage of the singer from his childhood to use in the movies. The clips, along with Katherine's extensive home-video collection, will form the basis of the big-screen ventures, according to TMZ.com.

The movies won't be Jackson's first posthumous appearance in cinemas - his concert film "" was released last year and has so far grossed more than $260 million. Katherine Jackson and Mann are also said to be negotiating record deals to release 273 unheard songs by the late singer.

More Michael Jackson News

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Too Little, Too Late? Taylor Swift's Support for Women's March Is Met With Backlash
  2. Get First Look at Benedict Cumberbatch as Thomas Edison in 'Current War'
  3. Kylie Jenner Shows a Lot of Skin in Barely There Two-Piece
  4. Is Selena Gomez Begging for Justin Bieber's 'Blessing' to Date The Weeknd After JB Calls Him 'Wack'?
  5. 'Logan' Is Not Set in the Same 'X-Men' Universe, According to Hugh Jackman
  6. Gavin Rossdale Doesn't Want to Divorce Gwen Stefani, Says She's Still 'Incredible'
  7. John Legend Breaks Silence on Being Called 'Monkey' by Paparazzo
  8. Watch Barden Bellas Dance in 'Pitch Perfect 3' Behind-the-Scenes Video