Netflix has announced a new crime docu-series entitled, ReMastered. This 8-part project is set to drop on December 7th and it will showcase important people in the music industry. It will also touch on “groundbreaking discoveries and insights beyond what’s been previously reported” after these celebrities’ deaths.
The trailer of the series deals with one of the most iconic hip hop DJs ever, Jam Master Jay from Run-D.M.C. It shows images of his loved ones commenting on his unsolved murder, with one person saying that the witnesses were either “scared or hiding something.” Jam Master Jay was gunned down in Queens, New York during a studio session. The investigation ended in a lack of evidence, even though there were multiple witnesses present and multiple tampered security cameras.
The series is set to be directed by multiple creators, including Brian Oakes, Kief Davidson, Barbara Kopple, Sara Dosa, Brian Oakes, Stuart Sender, B.J. Perlmutt, Kelly Duane de la Vega and Sam Cullman. It is also said to mention untold stories of other legendary artists like Bob Marley, Johnny Cash and Sam Cooke.
Watch the trailer below: