New series from Robin Thede and Issa Rae premieres August 2.
“There are scenes that are graphic, hard to watch,” actress says.
“Stop in the Name of Love,” she tweeted about abuse claims surrounding the late singer.
“It didn’t kill them,” she stated about the alleged abuse.
“For me, this moment transcends Michael Jackson,” Winfrey said during the interview.
HBO and OWN will simulcast the special after the documentary airs.
The two-part HBO film will premiere in March.
Jackson’s estate has described the film as “tabloid character assassination.”
First episode features Snoop Dogg getting real about staying relevant in the music industry.
“We want to stay as true to life as possible,” the series star and creator says.
They shared the news on social media.