’The Beatles’ Docuseries Gets DisneyPlus-Release
Peter Jackson docuseries is now getting a release date on DisneyPlus in November.
Yes, Peter Jacksons’ three-part docuseries on the British legendary rock band will premiere during the thanksgiving exclusive on DisneyPlus On November 25, 26, and 27 this year. The series has taken footage from the 1970s Let It Be film and produced 3 hours with two hours respective episode in length. Peter Jackson has commented;
“In many respects, Michael Lindsay-Hogg’s remarkable footage captured multiple storylines. The story of friends and of individuals. It is the story of human frailties and of a divine partnership. It is a detailed account of the creative process, with the crafting of iconic songs under pressure, set amid the social climate of early 1969. But it’s not nostalgia – it’s raw, honest, and human. Over six hours, you’ll get to know The Beatles with an intimacy that you never thought possible.”
He added, “I’m very grateful to The Beatles, Apple Corps, and Disney for allowing me to present this story in exactly the way it should be told. I’ve been immersed in this project for nearly three years, and I’m very excited that audiences around the world will finally be able to see it.”
The series Get Back gives promises to give classic moptops, humor, affection, and camaraderie. Peter Jackson has spent more than three years restoring old footage combining with interviews and editing to a six-hour-long docuseries.
“As a huge Beatles fan myself, I am absolutely thrilled that Disney Plus will be the home for this extraordinary documentary series by the legendary filmmaker Peter Jackson,” said Bob Iger, Executive Chairman and Chairman of the Board, The Walt Disney Company. “This phenomenal collection of never-before-seen footage offers an unprecedented look at the close camaraderie, genius songwriting, and indelible impact of one of the most iconic and culturally influential bands of all time, and we can’t wait to share ‘The Beatles: Get Back’ with fans around the world.”
Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Yoko Ono Lennon, and Olivia Harrison are all supporting this series, featuring the last golden days of the band. The project is a new collaboration between The Walt Disney Studios, Apple Corps Ltd., and WingNut Films Productions Ltd. The series is produced by Clare Olssen and Jonathan Clyde, Ken Kamins together with Jeff Jones as executive producers. Jabez Olssen serves as the docuseries editor.