By Archie / Word on the Street / 24th May 2017
The Defiant Ones – a four-part documentary serious, premiering this July that’s going to blow your mind. This documentary show cases the lives and stories of Dr Dre and Apple Music Executive Jimmy Lovine.
“The Defiant Ones tells the stories of Jimmy Lovine and Dr. Dre – one the son of a Brooklyn longshoreman, the other straight out of Compton.” [HBO]
Director Allen Hughes works through the highs and lows of both Lovine and Dre on their road to success. The show also features interviews with music icons Bono, David Geffen, Eminen, Nas, Ice Cube, Gwen Stefani, Jon Landau, Tom Petty, Trent Reznor, Snoop Dogg, Bruce Springsteen and Will I.Am.
“Hughes shows how decades of defiance and determination helped Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre build a few empires, make a series of American dreams come true and transform two American street kids from different tough neighborhoods into a global force to be reckoned with.” [HBO]
Ladies and Gents – premiering the 9 July, this is something that you don’t want to miss. An in-depth look into the road to success and the achievement of the American Dream – told from those that played notable roles in the rise of these two greats.