Sony Music has struck a deal with Michael Jackson's estate to release the soundtrack CD of the forthcoming This Is It movie, the website TMZ reported Thursday. According to TMZ, lawyers for the estate received permission from a probate judge to close the deal with Sony. Terms were not disclosed. Sony, which is also distributing the movie, has said that it will have a two-week run in theaters beginning October 28, with tickets going on sale on Sunday, September 27. It has not yet announced a date for release of a DVD or Blu-ray version of the movie, which was filmed in the weeks prior to Jackson's death during rehearsals for his planned concert performances in England.

18/09/2009