EMPIRE - the UK's biggest film magazine - and independentproduction company Monkey have been commissioned by Five to co-produce adocumentary on Steven Spielberg, to coincide with the 3rd September release of
The hour-long programme features a rare, in-depth interviewwith Spielberg at his Amblin studio, highlighted with clips from his career.
'Steven Spielberg: the Man and his Movies', will bebroadcast in the week of release of his latest film The Terminal.
Stars of The TerminalTom Hanks and Catherine Zeta-Jones appear in the documentary along with manyothers who have worked with Spielberg.Sir Richard Attenborough, Bob Hoskins, Haley Joel Osment, Nigel Havers,musical collaborator John Williams and stuntman Vic Armstrong are among thosemaking contributions.
The pilot is commissioned by Five's Sham Sandhu, Controller,Pop Features & Special Events; executive produced by Monkey's David Grangerand Steve Buckley, Head of TV at Emap Consumer Media; produced and directed byChris Wilson.