*A slew of Michael Jackson programming is set to air on June 25, the one-year anniversary of his death.
ABC News is set to air a new two-hour “20/20” special chronicling the ongoing investigation into Jackson’s death, as well as how his children are adjusting without their father. It will also include interviews with Jackson’s personal makeup artist and his stylists, as well as what the network is billing a “new tour” of Neverland Ranch.
MTV’s June 25 slate includes a “Michael Jackson’s Top 10 Video Countdown” and the one-hour special “Michael Jackson’s Influence on Music,” which chronicles artists that have been inspired by the artist’s songs, choreography and style. A two-hour block of Jackson videos will air on June 26.
Sister net VH1, meanwhile, is running five-hour 1992 telepic “The Jacksons: An American Dream.”
Airing throughout the day and evening of June 25 on E! Entertainment Television are the hour-longs “E! True Hollywood Story: Michael Jackson,” “E! Investigates: The Last Days of Michael Jackson” and the special “Michael Jackson.”
The TV Guide Network will air its recently-acquired documentary “Michael Jackson: Gone Too Soon,” from Shine Intl. The network is supplementing that two-hour movie with the specials “Michael Jackson’s Entourage: Where Are They Now” and “Michael Jackson: His Family Dynasty,” as well as a special edition of “Hollywood 411.”
Fuse is running two new specials, “Michael Jackson: The Inside Story” and “Michael Jackson: A Tribute,” on June 25.