When news broke that Lifetime was going to make a biopic about the life of late R&B singer Aaliyah, we all knew immediately that her family wouldn’t be too pleased. As expected, the Haughton family vowed to shut down production on the biopic. Many believed it was because Lifetime didn’t contact them for their input in the first place. Now, we hear it may be because of something else.
According to reports, Lifetime plans on exploring the controversial relationship between Aaliyah and her first musical mentor R.Kelly. Many fans remember the drama that surrounded Kelly and his then-teen protege. It is alleged that Kelly, then 27, secretly and illegally married Aaliyah when she was just fifteen years old. When the media got ahold of the story, both Kelly and Aaliyah denied the story. However, a marriage license surfaced that showed the couple had married, only after Aaliyah’s…
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