Via Pitchfork: A new Prince documentary is coming to the UK’s Channel 4 entitled “Prince’s Last Year.” The documentary will include new interviews and footage such as “a secret gig at The White House in 2015 and footage from his solo gigs on the Piano & Microphone tour.”
The documentary will feature commentary and interviews from CeeLo Green, George Clinton and Rev Al Sharpton.
Prince died on April, 2016, aged 57 from a fentanyl overdose. Following his death, news came out that Prince had developed an addiction to painkillers. He took them to to alleviate pain from performing. The doc will feature his friend “political commentator Van Jones, his former girlfriend Andy Allo, and the singer Eryn Allen Kane discussing the days leading up to his death.”
The film is produced and directed by Adrian Sibley (“The Kate Bush Story: Running up That Hill”). When the documentary will air hasn’t yet been announced.