HBO is scheduled to air a documentary featuring Beyoncé, Michael Lombardo, president, HBO Programming announced Monday.
HBO will air an intimate documentary film featuring multiple grammy®-winner, entrepreneur and actress Beyoncé.
“Everybody knows Beyoncé’s music, but few know Beyoncé the person,” said Lombardo. “Along with electrifying footage of Beyoncé onstage, this unique special looks beyond the glamour to reveal a vibrant, vulnerable, unforgettable woman.”
The film which will be directed and executive produced by Beyoncé will show the 16-time Grammy Award-winning singer, businesswoman, songwriter, actress, entrepreneur, wife and mother in raw and “intense physical and emotional demands she goes through in the studio, preparing for live performances, running a business and her family life including her return to the spotlight after the birth of her daughter, Blue Ivy Carter.”
“HBO has a history of pushing every boundary with class and authenticity,” said Beyoncé in a statement. “Some of my favorite shows are on HBO, so I am excited that my film will be part of its bold programming. This film was so personal to me, it had to have the right home.”
The documentary is set to air Feb. 16 2013.