Tag Archives: aaliyah

  • Wendy Williams on Aaliyah and R. Kelly’s Relationship: ‘Don’t Skate Over It’

    Oct 21, 14 by Deron Dalton 2 Comments


    *Wendy Williams was added to the Aaliyah biopic as an executive producer over the summer. And ever since, she’s been promoting the heck out of the biopic. And she’s been justifying the portrayal of R. Kelly and Aaliyah‘s relationship and alleged secret marriage in the biopic as well. But no one should expect anything less from […]

  • First Full Length Trailer for Lifetime’s ‘Aaliyah’ Biopic (Watch)

    Oct 3, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Following a previous 15-second teaser, Lifetime has released a new full length trailer for its upcoming biopic, “Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B.” The Wendy Williams production has moved forward against the family’s wishes, but Williams reiterated this morning on “The View” that the film is “done tastefully” and she believes the late singer’s relatives will be […]

  • Watch Lifetime’s Promo of Alexandra Shipp As Aaliyah in Biopic

    Sep 29, 14 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment


    *Lifetime released its first video promo of “Aaliyah: Princess of R&B,” recently. And Alexandra Shipp is channeling the Queen of Urban Pop in the short clip. The 16-second clip features Shipp dressed in Aaliyah‘s signature style  of a crop top with baggy pants and she’s dancing like the late pop star. This is the first […]

  • Lifetime Set to Premiere Aaliyah Biopic on November 15 (LOOK)

    Sep 19, 14 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment


    *Although the Aaliyah biopic had so many controversies and so much drama behind-the-scenes (but very publicly behind-the-scenes), the film is finally coming to the small screen this fall. “Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B” is set to premiere on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2015 on Lifetime. Alexandra Shipp stars in the title role after Zendaya Coleman dropped […]

  • Singer B. Simone Set to Star in Another Aaliyah Biopic

    Aug 3, 14 by Qwest7 6 Comments


    *Aaliyah is headed to the big screen. S2Smagazine.com reports that singer B. Simone will play the late singer in a feature film that is scheduled to hit theaters in late 2015. Popular author Zane will write the film’s script. Among those named as possible co-stars are Terrence Howard and Wood Harris. Barry Hankerson, Aaliyah’s uncle […]

  • Wendy Williams Gets New Gig to Executive Produce Aaliyah Biopic

    Jul 28, 14 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment


    *This is a surprise! Instead of just dishing about celebrities, Wendy Williams is bring an iconic singer’s dish to the small screen. Williams is executive producing the Aaliyah biopic. And don’t worry, there’s a new lead for the film. Shortly after Zendaya left the film project, the film’s production was at a standstill. But Williams […]