[09/06/18 - 09:46 AM] Video: Netflix Debuts Trailer & Key Art for Quincy Jones Documentary Mary J. Blige, Tony Bennett, Bono, Will Smith, Jay Z, Peggy Lipton, Paul McCartney and Oprah Winfrey are among those featured in the film, alongside Jones himself.
[via press release from Netflix]
Directed By | Rashida Jones & Alan Hicks
Executive Produced By | Jane Rosenthal and Berry Welsh
Featuring | Quincy Jones, Mary J. Blige, Tony Bennett, Bono, Will Smith, Jay Z, Peggy Lipton, Paul McCartney, Oprah Winfrey and many others.
Netflix debuts trailer and key art for the original documentary Quincy ahead of its world premiere at this year's Toronto International Film Festival on September 9.
The film will launch globally and in select theaters in New York + Los Angeles on September 21.
SYNOPSIS | QUINCY is an intimate look into the life of icon Quincy Jones. The film seamlessly threads personal vérité moments with private archival footage to reveal a legendary life like no other. A unique force in music and popular culture for 70 years, Jones has transcended racial and cultural boundaries; his story is inextricably woven into the fabric of America. Beyond his own acclaim as a trumpeter, producer, conductor, composer and arranger, Jones's inimitable gift to discover the biggest talents of the past half of the century is unprecedented. He has mentored and cultivated the careers of young talents, from Lesley Gore and Michael Jackson to Oprah Winfrey and Will Smith. QUINCY is directed by Rashida Jones (Angie Tribeca and Hot Girls Wanted) and Alan Hicks (Keep On Keepin' On).
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