Tony Bennett: An American Classic (2006)

Music

Tony Bennett: An American Classic was an Emmy Award-winning television special celebrating the life of musical icon Tony Bennett on the occasion of his 80th birthday. Directed by Rob Marshall (Memoirs of a Geisha, Chicago), it charts Bennett’s career by faithfully re-creating venues from his past, from the downtown Greenwich Village club where he was discovered, to the Columbia recording studios of the early 60's, from rat pack Las Vegas to Carnegie Hall. Bennett is joined for each number by the artists that collaborated with him on his Duets album, with musical performances by Barbra Streisand, John Legend, k.d. lang, Chris Botti, Diana Krall, Juanes, Elton John, Michael Bublé, Stevie Wonder and Christina Aguilera.

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Release Date: 2006-11-22
Status: Released
Run time: 42 min / 0:42
Production Studio : RPM Television Productions
Production Country: United States of America

Tony Bennett: An American Classic Casts

Tony Bennett
as Himself
Christina Aguilera
as Herself
Billy Crystal
as Himself
k.d. lang
as Herself
John Legend
as Himself
Catherine Zeta-Jones
as Herself
Juanes
as Himself
Chris Botti
as Himself
Bruce Willis
as Himself
Diana Krall
as Herself
Elton John
as Himself
Michael Bublé
as Himself
John Travolta
as Himself
Stevie Wonder
as Himself
Robert De Niro
as Himself

Tony Bennett: An American Classic Crew

Directing Rob Marshall Director
Writing Doug Wright Writer