The King of Pop had his eye on playing one of Star Wars most hated characters, but George Lucas said no.
The late pop singer's estate has approached Ivan Reitman and Tom Pollock's Montecito Picture Company to produce and finance the biopic.
Discovery Communications pulled the plug after 9,000 fans signed an online petition against the program.
The director hints that a movie based on Michael Jackson's hit song and video is a couple years away.
GK Films, Fox 2000, Lionsgate and Summit Entertainment are all vying to make a feature film based on Michael Jackson's classic song and music video.
Ian Halperin's documentary is culled from 300 hours of footage shot inside Michael Jackson's camp.
The final film from the King of Pop hits DVD and Blu-ray on January 26th.
The Director and Music Supervisor take us behind-the-scenes of this one of a kind musical event.
Get a peek at some of the last footage of this iconic pop star.
Project to be directed by Kenny Ortega.
The pop icon reportedly went into cardiac arrest earlier today.
Taking a look at The King of Pop's cinematically stylish video career.