“I’m NOT Gay” Michael Jackson Rare Interview
In 2009, in light his death, British tabloid News of the World premiered a 3 minute snippet of an unaired 3-hour long Michael Jackson deposition from 1996. In 2019, British tabloid the Daily Mail uploaded an extended 9-minute snippet of the deposition, in light of the ‘Leaving Neverland’ documentary. In the deposition, which was filmed at the Four Seasons Hotel in New York City, a 37-year-old Michael Jackson was questioned about molesting allegations against Macaulay Culkin, Jordan Chandler and Brett Barnes, stemming from a 1993 trial. He also addressed rumors about skin bleaching and his sexuality. The deposition was filmed as part of a lawsuit filed by five Neverland employees against Jackson for wrongful termination.