Pamela Anderson is talking out. A documentary movie about Anderson’s life within the public eye has been in growth for years and has discovered a house at Netflix, the streaming service introduced Wednesday.
The announcement got here with a photograph of a hand-written notice from Anderson.
“My life / A thousand imperfections / One million misperceptions / Depraved, wild and misplaced / Nothing to reside as much as / I can solely shock you / Not a sufferer, however a survivor / And alive to inform the actual story,” she wrote.
“Pamela Anderson is able to inform her story in a brand new documentary,” Netflix stated in an announcement. “The movie, which has been within the making for a number of years, will characteristic the popular culture icon setting the report straight as she appears again on her skilled path and her private journey.”
Pamela Anderson is able to inform her story in a brand new documentary.
The movie, which has been within the making for a number of years, will characteristic the popular culture icon setting the report straight as she appears again on her skilled path and her private journey. pic.twitter.com/vSNvsQPE48
— Netflix (@netflix) March 2, 2022
Ryan White (The Keepers, Ask Dr. Ruth) directed the documentary and was given entry to Anderson, never-before-seen archival footage, and the Baywatch star’s private journals, in line with Deadline.
Hulu’s fictional sequence Pam & Tommy stars Lily James and Sebastian Stan as Anderson and Tommy Lee. Additionally starring Seth Rogen and Nick Offerman, it tells the story of how Anderson and Lee’s intercourse tape was stolen and launched with out their consent and the next aftermath.
Anderson wouldn’t publicly touch upon the sequence. A supply near the star instructed Entertainment Weekly Anderson didn’t give her permission to James or the showrunners once they reached out.
Lee did communicate with Stan in regards to the present, which was made doable when the producers optioned the rights to a 2014 article in Rolling Stone detailing the story of the tape’s theft.
“I do know she’ll by no means, by no means watch this,” the supply stated. “Not even years from now. Not even the trailer.”
The documentary — and Anderson’s involvement — seemingly confirms her reported emotions about Pam & Tommy.
The unnamed movie is produced by White, Jessica Hargrave, Julia Nottingham, and Anderson’s son, Brandon Thomas Lee. Josh Braun is govt producing. The manufacturing firms Dorothy St Photos and Tripod Media are creating the movie.
Pam & Tommy, Restricted Sequence, Obtainable to Stream on Hulu