Fans hoping to get a sneak peek at footage from the Michael Jackson This Is It film can catch the official trailer’s premiere Sunday night during MTV’s Video Music Awards.

MTV is partnering with Sony Pictures Entertainment and ?Sony Music Entertainment to show the trailer live at 9 p.m. ET during the awards. The film opens worldwide in theaters for a two-week limited run starting on Oct. 28. Behind-the-scenes footage from April through June 2009 shows Michael rehearsing for the tour that would have taken place in London this summer in the O2 Arena..

The movie’s official website, will also be launched simultaneously with the premiere of the trailer on Sunday night.

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