Tina: The Tina Turner Musical on Nine – is set to come rollin’ Down Under, you’re invited to take a stilettoed step back to see how powerhouse performer Tina Turner turbocharged Australia’s enchantment with rock ’n’ roll on Saturday, March 25, at 4.00pm on Channel 9 and 9Now.
Tina Turner: The Best Is Yet To Come, hosted by TODAY News and Entertainment Presenter Brooke Boney, will light up your hearts as it revisits the 12-time Grammy Award winner’s greatest moments in Australian pop culture and spotlights the enduring stamp she has put on the nation since her extraordinary heyday in the 1980s.
Set to a killer soundtrack from her long list of great hits, this pulsating special gives viewers a backstage pass to Turner’s fabulous five-decade career. From selling 100 million records to starring in Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome, a chapter in one of the biggest movie franchises of all time, and belting out the famous anthem that forever changed the NRL, Tina was a showstopper whatever she did.
Tina Turner: The Best Is Yet To Come invites a selection of Australia’s most celebrated singers including David Campbell, Casey Donovan, Vanessa Amorosi, Darren Hayes and Christine Anu, along with Nine’s Richard Wilkins, to tell their own tales about Tina’s influence on them and reflect on how she was and always will be simply the best.
Viewers will also get a generous glimpse of the latest gripping chapter in her incredible career: TINA: The Tina Turner Musical, which reveals the moving story of a woman who dared to defy her boundaries and rewrite the rules of rock ’n’ roll superstardom.
The producers behind the heart-pumping musical, fresh from success in London’s West End, show us how they discovered the Aussie singer who landed the prized starring role in the local production – becoming Australia’s very own, triumphant Tina Turner.
TINA: The Tina Turner Musical, opens at the Theatre Royal Sydney in May 2023.
For more information, please visit: www.tinathemusical.com.au.
TINA TURNER: THE BEST IS YET TO COME – SATURDAY, MARCH 25, AT 4.00PM ON CHANNEL 9 & 9NOW
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