1983
John Landis
 directs his ground-breaking music video for Michael Jackson’s Thriller it’s MTVs first world-premiere video and a huge success.

Spielberg asks John Landis to team up for an ensemble of directors he selects for episodes of his new project, Twilight Zone – The Movie.

Jackson adores Spielberg’s E.T. so much, he owns a puppet that has been used in the film. The two men may look different but they become friends because they share their love of childhood fantasies.

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