Lisa Marie Presley joined Sarah & No Name of Radio Alice in studio to talk about her upcoming album and her thoughts on the Michael Jackson special with Martin Bashir. Presley said he could have moments of being a certain way, but she thought it was unnecessarily cruel. Audio and pictures have since been removed.
NBC Offered To Bump ‘Dateline’ For Jacko Outtakes
February 17, 2003 – According to Roger Friedman at FoxNews.com, NBC offered to bump their ‘Dateline’ episode tonight and instead air the unedited Michael Jackson tapes from his documentary. A memo to Jackson wrote: “Unlike with other networks, the acquisition of the rights to the special on NBC will have the added benefit of pre-empting NBC’s planned broadcast of the one hour ‘Dateline’ scheduled for February 17th.” The network also offered $5 million to Jackson’s team for the rights to the outtakes and a new interview. Read more.