Jacko film hearing.Singer Michael Jackson has issued legal proceedings against Granada television over its behind-the-scenes documentary about the star.
The High Court in London is expected on Friday to consider Jackson's case against the programme, Living With Michael Jackson Living with Michael Jackson was a Granada Television documentary, in which British journalist Martin Bashir interviewed Michael Jackson over a period of 8 months, from the middle of 2002 to January 2003. , which featured interviews with journalist Martin Bashir and revealed the superstar had shared a bed with children.
After the programme aired on ITV (1) See interactive TV.
(2) (iTV) The code name for Apple's video media hub (see Apple TV). 1 Jackson lodged a complaint with broadcasting authorities and accused Bashir of 'betrayal'.
The singer's own production company then released footage of the Bashir interviews in which the interviewer praised the way Jackson treated children.
Jackson and his company MJJ MJJ Michael Joseph Jackson (singer) Productions Inc are seeking an injunction against Granada so that it cannot use unseen footage 'in any way' until wider disputes are settled.