The documentary "Leaving Neverland", which premiered in January at the Sundance Film Festival to a standing ovation, began airing on HBO Sunday.
As has been the case with Jackson's long and complicated history of facing similar allegations - all of which the singer staunchly denied while alive - the claims have been decidedly divisive among fans, with many refusing to entertain the idea that the King of Pop was the kind of predator Safechuck and Robson describe in their recounting of events. A lot of upsetting details about Jackson's relationship with James Safechuck and Wade Robson, who were children at the time, surfaced in the first two hours of the film, including one story about how Jackson staged a mock wedding with Safechuck.
Safechuck says: "I was really into jewellery at that time and he would reward me with jewellery for doing sexual acts to him".
On whether the pop star's music will be ruined from these allegations, Louis explained: "It's muddied with Michael Jackson".
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Jackson's home also had a dance studio where he practiced his moves, and a private movie theater, where he was able to watch films that had not yet been released to the public, Safechuck said.
He says: "So we were like this married couple". We filled out some vows. "It felt good. And the ring is nice - it has a row of diamonds, the wedding ring". "And this is how we show our love'". "I was, and I think my mother and my whole family, was already surrendered before I ever met him". He claims that on the tour, Jackson taught him to masturbate. He'd come over and we'd spend the day shopping or hang out, or he'd come over and he'd spend the night.
Meanwhile, The Blast has obtained a copy of the In a letter Robson wrote to Cirque boss Jean-Francois Bouchard, asking for a job in his new Michael Jackson show in 2011, stating, "There are very few subjects I know about more than Michael Jackson". "There was also a game room and then upstairs in the arcade there was a bed and we would go up there and have sex there". Michael asked: 'Do you and the family want to come to Neverland?'
In the documentary Robson recounted his experience to the camera, saying: "I was seven-years-old".