Aptly titled For the Love of a Glove: An Unauthorized Musical Fable About the Life of Michael Jackson, As Told By His Glove, the musical is being described as "a fresh, revisionist look at the strange forces that shaped Jackson and the scandals that bedeviled him. " Before the playwright Julien Nitzberg met Depp, through working with his production company Infinitum Nihil on a different biopic, he'd been trying to bring the concept to life for a full 17 years. "A major TV network wanted me to write a [Jackson] movie … but the question came up [about] how to deal with the child-abuse allegations," Nitzberg told Page Six. "I said, how’s this?
Here's what we know about Johnny Depp's take on a Michael Jackson biopic. https://t.co/7w7CFJGZGw— W Magazine (@wmag) December 2, 2019