Saturday, April 13, 2024

Michael Jackson’s Son, Prince, Pays Tribute to Him with a Sonnet on King of Pop’s 58th Birthday


I’ve never met Prince Jackson, but from everything he posts and does, he’s a stand up kid. (So is Paris.) As the kids get older they’re embracing Michael’s legacy. Here’s one of his posts today. What a tragedy that Michael Jackson didn’t get to see what a good job he did as a parent. It’s the tragic irony of his story.

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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