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Gripping George Michael documentary to be broadcast on Monday

PUBLISHED: 17:37 13 October 2017 | UPDATED: 17:37 13 October 2017

A film following George Michael's career will be broadcast on Monday Picture: Michael Stephens/PA

A film following George Michael's career will be broadcast on Monday Picture: Michael Stephens/PA

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An intimate journey into the life of George Michael will be shown on Channel 4 this Monday.

George Michael: Freedom, is a new film commissioned by Channel 4 and Sony Music and will take audiences through the singer’s extraordinary career.

Mr Michael who passed away on Christmas Day last year, narrates the special film which will be broadcast at 9pm and will feature never-seen-before footage of the musician.

The documentary will feature revealing and poignant interviews with an A-list of celebrities including Elton John, Mark Ronson, Steve Wonder, Nile Rodgers, Liam Gallagher, and Ricky Gervais, as well as the Freedom! video supermodels Naomi Campbell, Christy Turlington, Cindy Crawford, Tatjana Patitz, and Linda Evangelista.

George Michael: Freedom was the star’s final project before he sadly passed away at his home in Oxfordshire.

The film will tell the gripping, dramatic story of the making of Listen Without Prejudice Vol 1, Michael’s second solo studio album. It will then explore the court case that followed, and the singer’s personal struggle and pain as he loses his partner Anselmo Feleppa.

There will be a second chance to watch the film on October 19 at 10.50pm, also on Channel 4.

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