Tito, Marlon and Jackie Jackson We Got Screwed Over Thriller Jackets
11/15/2011 5:25 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
Three of Michael Jackson's brothers -- Marlon, Jackie, and Tito (left to right) -- have filed a lawsuit against a guy who they say duped them into signing 1,000 replicas of the famous Michael Jackson "Thriller" and "Beat It" jackets.
According to a new lawsuit -- obtained by TMZ -- the 3 bros were promised $100,000 each for their signatures on replicas of the iconic, red, leather jackets that MJ wore in his "Thriller" and "Beat It" videos.
The brothers claim Steeve Bohbot and the other defendants were supposed to pay as soon as the ink was dry, but they allegedly changed the deal and said they would pay when the jackets were delivered to Amazon.com for sale.
According to the suit, Bohbot claimed there was a problem with delivery to Amazon, but the brothers say it was just a lie.
Bohbot's lawyer had no comment.