MGK LIFE IN PINK DOCUMENTARY
MGK LIFE IN PINK DOCUMENTARY is a Hulu Disney original film. Machine Gun Kelly’s Life in Pink” takes you through the raw realness and pressure of a rock star’s rise to the top. This documentary submerges you into the life of Machine Gun Kelly as if you were a fly on the wall watching the creation of “Tickets to My Downfall” and the life moments that led to his next studio album, “Mainstream Sellout.” This backstage pass to the chaotic world of his meteoric success takes you beyond the red carpet to witness Machine Gun Kelly struggle with mental health, work through childhood trauma and dedicate his life to being a good father. “Machine Gun Kelly’s Life in Pink” is a humanizing portrait of a very polarizing figure.
MGK released four mixtapes between 2007 and 2010 before signing with Sean Combs record label,Bad Boy Records. He released his debut studio album Lace Up in 2012, which peaked at number four on the US Billboard 200 and contained his breakout single “Wild Boy“ His second and third albums, General Admission (2015) and Bloom (2017), achieved similar commercial success. His fourth album, Hotel Diablo (2019), included rap rock.
Machine Gun Kelly released his fifth album, Tickets to My Downfall, in 2020; it marked a complete departure from hip-hop and entry into pop-punk. It debuted at number one on the Billboard 200, the only rock album to do so that year, and contained the single “My Ex's Best Friend“ (featuring blackbear), which reached number 20 on the Hot 100. Its follow-up, Mainstream Sellout (2022) also peaked the Billboard 200 and achieved similar commercial success.
Sugar provided post production services for this project, including Color Grading, Sound Design and Mix, Dailies, Editorial, Visual Effects and Deliverables.