The Aaliyah biopic has been doomed since it’s announcement for one reason or another. Whether it was the family saying they didn’t support it or people bashing the producer’s choice of star for the portrayal of the R&B princess, it’s had it’s problems to overcome.
Well, the Lifetime people have just been dealt another blow as 17-year-old actress Zendaya Coleman has decided to back out of the Aaliyah role!
Take a look at what Wendy Williams had to say on the matter in the video below. Check it out at about 13:05!
It is not known if Lifetime will continue trying to make this project.
Who We Think Should Be Cast In Aaliyah’s Biopic
1. Casting The Aaliyah Biopic…1 of 11
2. Keshia Chante As Aaliyah Dana Haughton2 of 11
3. Omar Gooding As Timbaland3 of 11
4. Columbus Short As Dame Dash4 of 11
5. Jamie Foxx As R. Kelly5 of 11
6. Danielle Brooks As Missy Elliott6 of 11
7. Terrence J As Aaliyah’s Brother Rashad Haughton7 of 11
8. Affion Crockett As Jay Z8 of 11
9. Justin Combs As Ginuwine9 of 11
10. Michael K. Williams As DMX10 of 11
11. Aaliyah’s Mother Diane Haughton11 of 11
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