The movie everyone has been waiting for finally has a star! Zendaya Coleman has been cast to play Aaliyah in biopic that will air on Lifetime sometime this year.
The made for TV movie is tentatively titled Aaliyah: Princess of R&B and is based on he bestselling book Aaliyah: More Than a Woman. The movie will tell the story of Aaliyah’s rise to frame starting at he debut on Star Search up until her tragic death. Zendaya will also record four Aaliyah tracks for the movie.
Aaliyah: Princess of R&B will shoot this summer. It’s set to premiere in the fall.
This is the movie I’ve been waiting for and I hope Lifetime does the movie justice! Its been a long time coming and it will be great to finally relive Aaliyah short-lived career!