EXCLUSIVE: The final year of John Lennon’s life is to be explored in a new documentary timed to mark the 40th anniversary of the death of The Beatles singer and guitarist.
John Lennon: The Final Year will look at the musician’s life in 1980 before he was tragically assassinated at age 40 by [name deleted] outside The Dakota on December 8 1980.
British distributor Drive has boarded for international sales and will start talks with global broadcasters and streaming platforms at the forthcoming Realscreen market in New Orleans.
The film is produced by Reda Films, the company behind Nat Geo’s Emmy-nominated Brothers in War, and The Queen and Us producer History Television International.
[Blogger’s note – you will notice I have deleted the name of John Lennon’s killer from this post. The ‘Jerk of all Jerks’ killed John Lennon to be notorious. Mentioning him by name gives him that.]