Couple of days ago National Football League and SHOWTIME television network announced that the documentary sequel “The Show: California Love,” Behind the Scenes of the Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show 2022, a unique look into the making of the historic show, would premiere on SHOWTIME on December 23rd at 9 p.m. ET/PT.
The 90-minute documentary feature offers a behind-the-scenes look at the making of one of the most iconic musical performances in the history of Super Bowl and hip-hop culture.
The performance featured music legends like Dr. Dre, Eminem, Snoop Dogg, Mary J. Blige and Kendrick Lamar with special guests including 50 Cent and Anderson .Paak. It marked a historic moment that placed the hip-hop music genre on the iconic stage like never before.
Behind the scenes was an all-star team of creatives working tirelessly to pull together a performance for the ages. The 2022 Pepsi Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show was executive produced by Emmy winner Jesse Collins, Emmy winning preeminent entertainment company Roc Nation, produced by DPS, led by Emmy winner Dave Meyers and directed by acclaimed multi-award nominee Hamish Hamilton (who has directed the Halftime Show since 2010). The Pepsi Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show made history, garnering five Creative Arts Emmy nominations, winning three including Outstanding Variety Special (Live), a first ever for the show.
The iconic halftime show has consistently been the most viewed performance of the year, praised around the globe. “The Show” follows the people behind the scenes who power the halftime show and chronicles the impressive Emmy winning production that redefined the halftime show on the world’s biggest stage.
“The Show: California Love” is produced by Boardwalk Pictures and directed by Erik Parker. You can watch the documentary below: