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Christina Aguilera Doc in the Works, Ting Poo to Direct

Ting Poo is following up on “Val,” his acclaimed 2021 documentary about actor Val Kilmer, with a portrait of another industry vet. She is directing a doc about five-time Grammy winner Christina Aguilera, which is being produced by Time Studios and Roc Nation. A press release announced the news.

The doc promises to offer viewers “unprecedented access to Christina’s life story” and “a delve into the past and present, from her early days as a pre-teen Disney star to her current identity as an international.” Wildly creatively opens up your personal muse.” icon with one of music’s most celebrated voices,” according to its synopsis. Diveing ​​into both his personal and professional life, the doc features “never-before-seen footage and exclusive behind-closed-door moments” featuring the artist. mother and entertainer” as she reflects on her multi-decade career fighting for creative freedom and gender equality.

An alumna of The Mickey Mouse Club, Aguilera rose to stardom with her chart-topping 1999 single “Genie in a Bottle”. “What a Girl Wants,” “Dirty,” and “Fighter” are among her many hits. He has sold over 75 million records worldwide. The “Burlesque” actress’ most recent album, “Aguilera,” was released this year.

“Christina Aguilera is one of the most iconic artists of our time, whose music has inspired millions of people around the world. I’m truly honored to tell the story of the person behind the music because I know It will inspire equally,” Poo said.

“Val” won the Critics’ Choice Documentary Award for Best Historical or Biographical Documentary. Poo co-directed the film with Leo Scott.