VIDEO: Watch Promo for LIP SYNC BATTLE LIVE: A MICHAEL JACKSON CELEBRATION
On Thursday, Jan. 18, cast members from the critically-acclaimed production Michael Jackson ONE by Cirque du Soleil will appear on "LIP SYNC BATTLE LIVE: A MICHAEL JACKSON CELEBRATION" with a highly-anticipated performance during the one-hour special dedicated to the King of Pop. The landmark television event will take place live from the world-famous Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles and air in the Las Vegas area at 9 p.m.on Paramount Network (formerly Spike TV). Check local listings for other locations.
This must-see special event will launch the Paramount Network (formerly Spike TV). Neil Patrick Harris, a 5-time Emmy® and Tony® Award winning actor; Taraji P. Henson, an Academy Award® nominated and Golden Globes® Award winning actress starring in Proud Mary (Sony Pictures) in theaters January 12; and Hailee Steinfeld, a Golden Globes ® and Academy Award® nominated actress and a multi-platinum recording artist, will be featured participants in "LIP SYNC BATTLE LIVE: A MICHAEL JACKSON CELEBRATION." The epic larger than life performances will showcase some of Michael Jackson's greatest hits and fans will have the opportunity to vote for their favorite performance on Twitter using specific hashtags.
ABOUT MICHAEL JACKSON ONE Hailed by Rolling Stone as "a virtual parade of 'wow' moments," Michael Jackson ONE is an electrifying Fusion of acrobatics, dance and visuals that reflects the dynamic showmanship of the King of Pop, immersing the audience into the world of Michael's music. Driven by his biggest hits and heard like never before in a riveting, state-of-the-art surround-sound environment, Michael Jackson ONE by Cirque du Soleil performs exclusively at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. Michael Jackson ONE is a heartfelt tribute to the work, innovative spirit and legacy of Michael Jackson - the King of Pop, the genius, the visionary, the One.