10 FEB 2021


The Lightbox feature documentary based on musical icon Tina Turner is set to debuted by Universal during early summer, while Altitude will release it in April and HBO in March.


Altitude, Lightbox, and Universal Pictures Content Group have announced the worldwide launch of the landmark feature documentary, "Tina," from award-winning directors Dan Lindsay and T.J. Martin and Academy Award-winning producer Simon Chinn and Emmy Award-winning producer Jonathan Chinn, together with Emmy Award-nominated producer Diane Becker.

Universal Pictures Content Group acquired global rights excluding North America and the UK with a theatrical release set for multiple regions in the early summer before it’s released on digital, TV, SVOD, and other Home Entertainment platforms. Altitude will release the film theatrically and on home entertainment across the UK and Ireland in April concurrent to its broadcast on Sky Documentaries. It will debut in March in the US exclusively on HBO and will be available to stream on HBO Max.

"Tina" is a Lightbox Production. It is directed by Dan Lindsay and T.J. Martin; produced by Simon Chinn, Jonathan Chinn, and Diane Becker; and executive produced by Erwin Bach, Tali Pelman, Will Clarke, Andy Mayson, Mike Runagall, David Gilbery, and Charles Dorfman.“'Tina' is the ultimate celebration of a global superstar and an intimate portrait of a woman who overcame extreme adversity to define her career, her identity, and her legacy on her own terms. We are thrilled to be partnering with Universal, Altitude, and HBO to bring the film to audiences around the world.”

The documentary showcases the life and career of musical icon Tina Turner, charting her rise to early fame, personal and professional struggles throughout her life, and her even more improbable resurgence as a global phenomenon in the 1980s. This film features interviews, never-before-seen footage, audiotapes, and personal photos.