Amazon Studios Announce Production Of Mary J Blige Documentary
Amazon Mary J Blige Documentary: Amazon Studios has announced that a documentary based on the life of music icon, Mary J Blige is in the works. This is in collaboration with Diddy and EONE. It is also in celebration of the 25 years of her highly successful ‘My Life‘ album.
The documentary will explore the 9 time GRAMMY winner’s past struggles with poverty, abuse, addiction and heartbreak. It will also follow her on a special concert tour to perform My Life for the first time in its entirety.
The documentary does not have a title yet, reports Deadline but has gone into production.
Matt Newman, Co-Head of Movies at Amazon Studios said, “We all know Mary J. Blige as the two-time Oscar nominee, Grammy Award winning, multi-hyphenate who has sold over 80 million records.
But through this documentary, audiences will see a raw and honest side of Mary J. Blige opening up about her personal journey of redemption and healing. We are thrilled to share with our worldwide Prime Video customers this exclusive, never-before-seen, inside look into the global legend, Mary J. Blige.”
Earlier this year, Blige received a Lifetime Achievement Honor at the 2019 BET Awards, where she performed a career-spanning medley of her songs. She has dropped a few new songs in recent months, including “Know,” which was released in August.
Mary Jane Blige is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and philanthropist. Her career began in 1991 when she signed to Uptown Records.
Furthermore, she went on to release 13 studio albums, eight of which have achieved multi-platinum worldwide sales.
Blige has won nine Grammy Awards, four American Music Awards, twelve Billboard Music Awards and has also received three Golden Globe Award nominations, including one for her supporting role in the film Mudbound and another for its second original song “Mighty River” for Mudbound.