"Leaving Neverland" Director Defends His Graphic Depictions Of Michael Jackson


Regardless of what Michael Jackson’s property or household say on the matter, Leaving Neverland director Dan Reed is sticking to his laurels. After listening to from Jackie Jackson of the Jackson clan, CBS This Morning anchor Gayle King turned her consideration to director Reed for an goal evaluation of the opposite facet, nonetheless suspicious it might sound to the final observer.

Reed has been accused of depicting  Wade Robson and Jimmy Safechuck’s accusations in an overly-graphic method; he nonetheless stands by these selections. “I believe for a few years Jackson acquired away with this picture of being a bit of a kid himself and being very affectionate with kids, and I wished to verify individuals understood this wasn’t overenthusiastic kissing or cuddling,” he told the CBS This Morning panel. “This was intercourse, the sort of intercourse adults have however he was having with slightly youngster.”

Dan Reed then plunged into the protection of Robson and Safechuck’s retelling of the MJ-incidents, by insisting they have been alone with Michael when the purported transgressions passed off. The level is attempting to make, is that Jackson’s household has no manner realizing whether or not he molested the 2 boys as a result of they weren’t available to witness “it” with their very own eyes. Leaving Neverland will premiere and not using a hitch, subsequent week on the HBO community – keep tuned for extra on this creating difficulty.