Before Wesley Snipes hit big in films and television, he starred in the Martin Scorsese directed music video Bad. Inspired by the musical West Side Story and originally 18 minutes long, Bad is one of Michael Jackson’s most iconic videos.
Working with arguably the biggest musical star in the world made a huge impact on Snipes. We spoke to Snipes who recalled making the video with the King of Pop and he talked about being in awe of Jackson’s work ethic. (Click on the media bar below to hear Wesley Snipes)
Snipes goes on to say Michael Jackson was an angel that was sent to us, and that people should reflect on how they treated him. He also adds that the singer was a cultural icon, not just in music, but that he represented so much more. (Click on the media bar below to hear Wesley Snipes, who can currently be seen in The Player, elaborate on his love for Michael Jackson)
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