The two part documentary about Janet Jackson made in cooperation with the singer herself will premiere on Jan. 28th 2022.
Within the trailer, Ms. Jackson explains why she’s lifting her veil and sharing her story now. “It’s just something that needs to be done,” she says.
Clips from the doc show the iconic entertainer discussing her relationship with her “strict” father, her favorite brothers — Randy and Mike — and her love interests.
The film takes Jackson back to Gary, Indiana where she grew up and features never-before-seen footage of her meteoric rise to superstardom, and her life now as a mother.
The documentary has been 5 years in the making and according to lifetime is is “the definitive story on Janet Jackson.”
“With full, unprecedented access to the global icon, JANET is an intimate, honest and unfiltered look at her untold story.
Producers Workerbee have been filming the incredible documentary for over three years and were granted exclusive access to archival footage and Janet’s never-before-seen home videos, along with star-studded interviews,” the description reads.
Missy Elliot, Q-Tip, Mariah Carey, Paula Abdul, Teyana Taylor, Tyler Perry, Samuel L. Jackson, Whoopi Goldberg, Janelle Monae, and more can be seen conducting interviews in the trailer. Janet’s mother, Katherine Jackson, also makes an appearance.
Watch the trailer below:
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