David Bowie: Last Five Years–Docu of Legendary Singer

HBO has acquired the U.S. TV rights to documentary David Bowie: The Last Five Years.

David Bowie in Nicolas Roeg’s THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH (1976). Courtesy Rialto Pictures/StudioCanal.

Directed and produced by Francis Whately, the film chronicles the singer and actor’s last two albums and Broadway musical, offering new insights into the final five years of Bowie’s life through rarely-seen interviews of the man himself, archival footage, audio from the recording sessions for “The Next Day” and “Blackstar.”

Whately and unprecedented access to Bowie’s closest friends and artistic collaborators.

Bowie posthumously swept the 2017 Grammy Awards with five wins for his final album “Blackstar.”