Michael Jackson Pepsi Jacket Auction

Michael Jackson’s iconic custom-made soft leather jacket, famously worn during his Pepsi commercial in 1984, is set to go under the hammer on November 10th at 3pm BST, as part of the highly anticipated Prop Store Auction. This extraordinary piece of memorabilia is not only a testament to Jackson’s artistic zenith but also a cherished personal favorite of the King of Pop himself.

During what is widely regarded as Michael Jackson’s prime creative period, this jacket played a pivotal role in shaping his image and style. It has become an enduring symbol of that era in his career, captivating fans and collectors alike with its historical significance. The Pepsi commercial in which he wore this jacket marked a milestone in pop culture.

The estimated value of this remarkable jacket ranges from £200,000 to £400,000, reflecting its immense historical and cultural worth.

Say Say Say Hotel On Sale For 5.5 Million Dollars

An iconic Wild West hotel, famous for hosting the filming of Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson’s 1983 hit “Say Say Say,” is now on the market, with an asking price of $5.5 million. Situated in the quaint town of Los Alamos, California, this historic property, located at 362 Bell Street, is known as the 1880 Union. The sale of the property is being handled by Micah Brady from Sotheby’s International Realty.

John Branca Talks About Casting Jaafar Jackson

In a post on TikTok, John Branca, the co-executor of Michael Jackson’s estate, has revealed that Jaafar Jackson, the King of Pop’s nephew, has been cast to play his uncle in the forthcoming biopic, Michael.

Directed by Antoine Fuqua, known for his work on Training Day and The Equalizer, and written by three-time Oscar nominee John Logan, the film promises to be a true celebration of Jackson’s life and legacy. Branca, who is also an executive producer on the project, said that Jackson’s family and estate are fully supportive of the casting choice and believe that Jaafar has the talent and charisma to bring his uncle’s story to life.

Branca believes that Jaafar’s close relationship with Michael and his deep understanding of his music and style make him the perfect fit for the role.

The biopic, simply titled Michael, is one of the most highly anticipated films of the year and promises to be a fitting tribute to one of the greatest entertainers of all time. With Jaafar Jackson set to play the King of Pop, fans can expect an authentic and heartfelt portrayal of Michael Jackson’s life and legacy.

@john_branca The challenge of casting someone to play Michael was enormous, and critical to the success of the biopic. It turns out the perfect candidate was none other than Jaafar Jackson, Michael’s own nephew. Jaafar has demonstrated that he has the talent & work ethic to succeed, and we are so excited to see him portray Michael on the big screen. #michaeljackson #thriller #thriller40 #michaeljacksonfans #mjmovie #michaeljacksonforever #reels #music #moonwalk ♬ For All Time – Michael Jackson

MJ The Musical Coming To London

Get ready to moonwalk your way to the West End, as the highly anticipated Michael Jackson musical, MJ, is set to hit the Prince Edward Theatre in March 2024. Created by the Tony Award®-winning Director/Choreographer Christopher Wheeldon and two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage, MJ promises to bring to life the unique and unparalleled artistry of the King of Pop.

Featuring a plethora of Michael Jackson’s chart-topping hits and iconic dance moves, MJ is set to be a true celebration of the legendary performer’s life and legacy. From his early days as a child prodigy to his global superstardom, the musical promises to take audiences on a journey through Jackson’s groundbreaking career.

With tickets set to go on sale on May 24, 2023, fans are advised to book early to avoid disappointment. Don’t miss your chance to experience the magic of Michael Jackson’s music live on stage in the heart of London’s West End.