With love, Lizzo, the highly anticipated HBO Max documentary that follows Lizzo’s journey from humble beginnings to mainstream success, will be released on HBO Max and available to stream beginning Thursday, November 24, 2022 at 3am ET/midnight. Pt. It comes along with 2 of the streamer’s Christmas movies.
Executive produced by Lizzo, the documentary is directed and co-produced by Doug Pray, known for exploring unique subcultures in his films. His works include documentaries such as Hype! (Seattle grunge scene), Scratch (DJ culture), Infamy (graffiti culture), Browsing (the Doc Paskowitz family) and The Defiant Ones (Dr Dre and Jimmy Iovine).
HBO Max With love, Lizzo will shed light on the early years of the singer
the trailer of With love, Lizzo was released on November 10, 2022 and the opening voiceover makes it very clear that it revolves around music. It begins with Lizzo saying:
“No matter where in my story you come from, I’m always chasing the music.”
The trailer gives us a glimpse into their early years and is interspersed with footage from live concerts and studio sessions. There are also glimpses of Lizzo’s interview, during which she talks about her insecurities as a child, the obstacles she faced, and the lack of opportunities for “a fat black girl who rapped and sang and played the flute.”
The trailer maintains an upbeat tone while also exuding the positivity Lizzo is known for. The official synopsis of With love, Lizzoaccording to HBO Max, it reads as:
“Once in a while, an artist changes not just the music, but the culture as well. Lizzo has done both. This is the journey of a trailblazing superstar who has become the movement the world desperately needed just by being herself.” “.
“The HBO Max documentary LOVE, LIZZO shares the inspiring story behind her humble beginnings to her meteoric rise with an intimate look at the moments that shaped her rise to fame, success, love, and international stardom so much It was hard for him to win.”
With love, Lizzo is the singer-songwriter’s second digital release, coming after the reality show Beware of the big Lizzo grrrlswhich premiered on Prime Video on March 25, 2022. Speaking about the documentary in a WarnerMedia press release in May, Lizzo said:
“Growing up, I never dreamed that I would get to experience all the things I have accomplished in my life, and I am just getting started. I’m so excited to be able to share and relive my journey with my fans and HBO Max.”
He highlighted the events the documentary would cover, saying:
“From ‘Cuz I Love You’ to my dramatic world tour, losing and gaining love, and creating my new album ‘Special’, everyone can see the amount of time, patience, blood, sweat and tears that went into this. they need ten years to become an ‘overnight success’ and hopefully I can inspire other young creatives to keep going.”
With love, Lizzoproduced by Live Nation Productions, Boardwalk Pictures, Warner Music Entertainment, Atlantic Films and Diamond Docs, airs exclusively on HBO Max on Thursday, November 24, 2022.