The relatives of the king of pop answer the accusations of “Leaving Neverland” in another documentary, broadcast in June on TF1

What mitigate the controversy? Not sure. On Thursday, M6 aired the documentary Leaving Neverland , which unveiled the testimony of James Safechuck and Wade Robson, accusing Michael Jackson of pedophilia. On June 25, for the ten years of the death of the singer, TF1 will broadcast his own documentary, this time giving voice to his family, according to our colleagues Telessar .

This 90-minute documentary, shot between Paris and Los Angeles , will give details on “the circumstances of his death, explain how, at age 50, he reached this level of exhaustion and addiction to drugs, precise the producer Christophe Koszarek. But we will also come back to the childhood that he did not have and that illuminates so much of his adult life. “

“A story that has never been told”

Testify the singer’s brothers, Joe his father, who died in June 2018 and whose last interview, Debbie Rowe his wife and mother of their children Paris and Prince, but also the staff of Neverland, producers, managers … , “A story that has never been told” which, according to the one who built it, is “the opposite” of  Leaving Neverland .

“We are going to show that Michael has been manipulated a lot, that he has drawn a lot of money throughout his life, explains the producer. Let’s talk about a niece of Michael, Brandi Jackson, who was the girlfriend of Wade Robson during the period when he claims to have been abused … And who explains how he took advantage of the generosity of the star. ”