Watch Joseph Fiennes as Michael Jackson in New “Urban Myths” Trailer
Wednesday, 11 January 2017 The first clip of Joseph Fiennes in his controversial “Urban Myths” role as Michael Jackson is here, as Deadline points out. Watch it below, as part of the show’s trailer. The series features a string of “true-ish” celebrity tales, with other storylines devoted to Bob Dylan, Samuel Beckett, and others. The Michael Jackson episode recreates the maybe-true story of him, Marlon Brando (played by Brian Cox), and Elizabeth Taylor (Stockard Channing) making a post-9/11 road trip. The series debuts January 19 on Sky Arts.
Twitter users cannot keep their composure after seeing the trailer for 'Urban Myths,' where Joseph Fiennes portrays Michael Jackson. Many people called out the new series for its controversial casting.