CBS Lines Up Michael Jackson Halloween Special


This fall, CBS in the U.S. is slated to air Michael Jackson’s Halloween, a new animated special featuring music from the late King of Pop.

Michael Jackson’s Halloween follows millennials Vincent and Victoria as they go on a magical adventure in a mysterious hotel, with their journey culminating in a dance finale featuring an animated Michael Jackson. The voice cast includes Christine Baranski, Kiersey Clemons, Alan Cumming, George Eads, Brad Garrett, Lucy Liu, Jim Parsons and Lucas Till.

The hour-long special was created and produced by Optimum Productions, with animation by Hammerhead. John Branca and John McClain, co-executors of the Estate of Michael Jackson, are executive producers. Daniel Chuba serves as producer, while Mark A.Z. Dippé is the director.