Demi Lovato Enlists Robert Rodriguez & Michelle Rodriguez for “Confident” Music Video
Demi Lovato’s music video for her single “Confident” is going to be EPIC!
Demi teased that she was filming her new music video yesterday on Instagram and now we have more details! Demi posted a picture of a slate with the name Robert Rodriguez in the director slot. That’s immediately when we knew this is going to be epic.
Demi is in Austin, TX filming the video with Director Robert Rodriguez in Austin, TX. Rodriguez works with Demi’s boyfriend Wilmer Valderrama on the show “From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series” and Demi recently filmed a guest spot on the show. The “Confident” video will co-star actress Michelle Rodriguez (The Fast and the Furious, Machete) and actor Jeff Fahey (“From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series,” “Justified”).
“I was so impressed by Demi’s fearless performance as a guest star on my TV series “From Dusk Till Dawn” that I jumped at the chance to direct her video,” said Robert Rodriguez. “I basically treated this like we were shooting a high octane action film, because she has the presence and star power to pull it off. She’s incredible.”
Demi’s guest appearance will air in the second season of “From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series” which begin airing on October 20th and 27th at 9:00pm ET on El Rey Network.
The release of “Confident” comes straight on the heels of Demi Lovato’s latest RIAA-Certified Platinum single, “Cool For The Summer.” Lovato performed “Cool For The Summer” on MTV’s Video Music Awards and on the outdoor stage of ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live. “Cool For The Summer” is currently a Top 5 single at Top 40 radio, and has drawn rave reviews from Billboard, Time, People, Entertainment Weekly, and Nylon. “Cool for The Summer” hit #1 on iTunes in 37 countries worldwide. The video for “Cool For The Summer” has over 66 million online views.
Lovato’s Confident album is set for release October 16 on the eve of her performance on NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” with guest host Tracy Morgan. The album will be released on Hollywood Records/Island Records/Safehouse Records.
Are you excited for Demi’s “Confident” video??