- Directed by:
- Steve Binder
- Diana Ross; Tracee Ellis Ross; Rhonda Ross; Chudney Ross; Evan Ross
- Release Date:
- United States
- Documentary; Music;
BBFC Consumer Advice:No material likely to offend or harm.
Diana Ross: Her Life, Love, and Legacy - Featuring the remastered 1983 'Live in Central Park' concert. A milestone in history, marking the 75th birthday of one of the greatest entertainers of all time. The magic of Diana Ross has touched millions of hearts around the world. Her magnificent life and unparalleled career have influenced music, film, fashion and stage with her spirit forever woven in the fabric of humanity. 2019 will be remembered as a milestone in history with a year-long Diamond Diana Celebration, marking the 75th birthday of one of the greatest entertainers of all time. Filmed over the course of two days in 1983, when over 1 million people united on the Great Lawn of Central Park to experience a once-in-a-lifetime live moment that defined a generation. When a freak storm hit, despite Ross’s best efforts to take on Mother Nature and continue, the concert had to be cancelled. She announced to the crowd she would return the following day to perform again and they all returned. The concert seen around the world showcased the trailblazing entertainer of young and old, bringing together all ethnicities and nationalities to experience the voice and heart of Diana Ross.
In addition to the full concert that was able to go ahead the next day “Diana Ross Her Life, Love & Legacy Live in Central Park” provides new interviews with her children and news archives from the time which all document the persistence, resilience and super star status of Diana. Together with
archive concert footage, it celebrates her three decade legacy and what made this unexpected turn of events and concert so iconic.