Gary Oldman will narrate new David Bowie AR app

British actor Gary Oldman will narrate a brand new David Bowie app titled ‘David Bowie Is’.

The new augmented actuality (AR) app is centred across the V&A exhibition of the identical identify. First home on the famed London museum again in 2013, the exhibition paid homage to the late icon’s life and his music and shut completely on July 15 2018 after years of touring.

Now, followers will be capable of discover the exhibition in an entire new manner as they work together with “the present’s lots of of costumes, movies, handwritten lyrics, unique artistic endeavors, and extra".

The Oldman-narrated app is ready to launch on what would have been Bowie’s birthday, January eight. “This brings the wonderful David Bowie is exhibition to a wider viewers,” defined Oldman a press launch. “It’s nice that his followers get to expertise it. It was a privilege to be concerned.”

Back in 2013, Oldman starred in Bowie’s music video for 'The Next Day'. The pair additionally appeared collectively in Julian Schnabel’s 1996 movie Basquiat.

The ‘David Bowie Is’ AR app launches on January eight on iOS and Android.

Jasmine Kent-Smith is Mixmag's Weekend Editor. Follow her on Twitter