GRAMMY Award-winning and chart-topping artist Billie Eilish will make her Disney+ debut with the Happier Than Ever: Love Letter concert in Los Angeles. It will not be a canonical concert, it will in fact be a world premiere cinematic experience whose debut will take place on Friday 3 September on the streaming platform. And also today the official trailer was released, which you will find at the bottom of the article.
Directed by Robert Rodriguez and Oscar-winner Patrick Osborne, the special will also include some animated elements, taking viewers on a dreamlike journey through Billie’s hometown of Los Angeles and its most iconic settings.
Writer and director Robert Rodriguez are famous for directing the action films Desperado and From Dusk Till Dawn, but also for other film works such as Sin City, Alita – Battle Angel, We Can Be Heroes and the Spy Kids movies, all produced at its Troublemaker Studios in Austin, Texas.
Patrick Osborne is an American animator, screenwriter and director. In 2014 he won the Academy for Best Animated Short Film with Feast, which marked his directorial debut, followed by the groundbreaking VR short, Pearl, Emmy winner and Oscar-nominated in 2017. He served as the director of the animation for the ABC comedy series, Imaginary Mary. Previously, Osborne was an animator for films such as Wreck-It Ralph and Bolt – A Four-Legged Hero at Walt Disney Animation Studios.
Happier Than Ever: Love Letter in Los Angeles sees the participation of FINNEAS, the Los Angeles Children’s Chorus, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, led by musical and artistic director Gustavo Dudamel, and the world-renowned Brazilian guitarist, Romero Lubambo, with the orchestral arrangements by David Campbell.
Happier Than Ever, the new album from seven GRAMMY® Award-winning artist Billie Eilish, was written by Billie herself with her brother FINNEAS, who also produced the record. The album debuted at # 1 in 19 countries, remaining there for a total of three consecutive weeks in the United States. Before Happier Than Ever, his hit album, WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO? debuted at no. 1 on the Billboard 200 in the US and 17 other countries around the world at the time of release in 2019, and it was the most listened to album of that year. Also in 2019, she went down in history as the youngest artist to be nominated and subsequently to win in all the main categories of the 62nd edition of the GRAMMY® Awards. More recently.