HBO To Release A New Tina Turner Feature Documentary This Spring


According to Deadline, HBO is set to air a new feature documentary about the life of musical legend Tina Turner. The documentary, directed by TJ Martin and Dan Lindsay, will air later this spring. The film has been an ongoing project for the past few years and will cover Turner's life and career - from rise to fame to her comeback in the 1980s.

The film will feature interviews with Turner, which took place in her longtime hometown in Switzerland and include behind the scenes footage that has rarely been seen. Included in the film with be interviews with Angela Basset, who famously portrayed Turner in the film inspired by journalist Kurt Loder's book I, Tina. For Broadway fans, Oprah Winfrey and Katroi Hall will also be apart of the document with footage covering opening night for Tina - The Tina Turner Musical.

Tina is produced by Lightbox for HBO Documentary Films and produced by Simon Chinn, Jonathan Chinn and Diane Becker and exec produced by Bach, Tali Pelman, Will Clarke, Andy Mayson, Mike Runagall, David Gilbery, Charles Dorfman, Nancy Abraham and Lisa Heller.

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