The video for the song featured many of Jackson’s celebrity friends who wait on the set to film the music video for “Liberian Girl”, only to discover he was filming them all along. —wikipedia
Jim Yukich (or James Yukich) began his career at Capitol-EMI Records in Hollywood as a staff director/producer. He’s created music videos for, among others, David Bowie, Phil Collins, Iron Maiden, Michael Jackson, Gloria Estefan, and Genesis.
After leaving Capitol-EMI, he formed FYI, an independent Film/TV production company, where he directed and produced over 500 music videos, concerts, commercials and tv shows. Yukich directed the theatrically released A Fare To Remember, as well as Double Dragon The Movie, a
Universal Pictures release. Some of the comedy specials that he directed include those for Dennis Miller, Paul Reiser, Gary Shandling, Father Guido Sarducci, Katt Williams, Mo’Nique, and Super Dave Osborne.
In 1990 Yukich co-created the Billboard Music Awards for FOX TV, directing and producing the show for the first four years. For the last five years, Jim has been directing the hit tv show “Chelsea Lately”. In between the 1000+ shows that he has done for… read more