JEFF BUCKLEY DOCUMENTARY TO BE AIRED

The tragic star's mum gives her blessing to the BBC project...

Jeff Buckley is the subject of a new BBC documentary to be broadcast later this month.

The BBC approached the estate of the late singer to work on the one-hour show. Writing to fans via the Jeff Buckley International Newsletter, his mother Mary Guibert said she has agreed to “cooperate fully”.

The film will interview people who were close to [a][/a] and his famous father Tim. The documentary also includes exclusive interviews with Brad Pitt, Jimmy Page, Chrissie Hynde and Elizabeth Fraser of the Cocteau Twins.

The final edit will be aired at on May 31 at 9pm on BBC4.