Showtime Nabs Jay-Z Doco “Made in America”

Showtime has acquired the Ron Howard-directed documentary feature “Made in America” which chronicles Jay Z’s two-day music festival of the same name.

The project features performances and interviews with a diverse roster of musicians, including Rita Ora, Passion Pit, Pearl Jam, Run D.M.C., Jill Scott and Kanye West amongst others.

The film premieres next week at the Toronto Film Festival ahead of its television debut on Friday, October 11th.