‘Aaliyah: Princess Of R&B’ Is Due November 15th
Lifetime announced that they will be premiering the controversial "Aaliyah: Princess Of R&B" bio-pic on November 15th. The project has been plagued with problems since the beginning, with the family and Aaliyah's producers and closest friends -- Missy Elliott and Timbaland -- disapproving of the project.
Alexandra Shipp as Aaliyah
There has also been controversy over using Aaliyah's original music in the film. Originally, "Shake It Up" star Zendaya was was cast to play the late singer, who died in a plane crash in 2001. She soon dropped out of the project and was replaced by Alexandra Shipp. Thanks to thepestilence.