LizzoThe journey of has defined the unconventional and now it’s heading to the screens.
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A few moments ago at Warner Bros Discovery Upfront in New York, it was announced that “About Fucking Time” performer will be the subject of a revealing documentary on HBOMax.
Lizzo trumpeted the news herself in person.
Realized by Doug prays (The Defiant Ones), the docu-movie about the GRAMMY winner has been in the works for some time.
Viewers will see how the star has gone from humble beginnings to one of the most recognizable names in the contemporary music space. There will be an intimate focus on the key moments – good and bad – that made her who she is today.
Lizzo said of the project:
“Growing up, I never dreamed of experiencing all the things I’ve done in my life, and I’m just getting started. I’m so excited to be able to share and relive my journey with my fans and HBO Max. From “Cuz I Love You” to my dramatic world tour, to losing and gaining love, and creating my new album “Special”, you can all see the time, the patience, the blood, the sweat and tears that went into this process. . It takes ten years to become an “overnight success”, and I hope I can inspire other young creatives to continue. »
Sarah Aubrey, Head of Original Content, HBO Max added:
“Having the chance to work with someone we’ve admired and adored for so long is a dream come true. Lizzo’s tremendous talent has entertained and inspired millions, and we’re thrilled to help her share her incredible journey.
The as yet untitled special is powered by Warner Music Entertainment and Live Nation Productions and is produced by Atlantic Films production in association with Boardwalk Pictures and Diamond Docs.
The news of the doc comes before the July 15th release of Lizzo’s new album ‘Special.’