Wendy Williams 'proud' of 'Aaliyah' TV movieDate:Mon, 17 Nov 2014
NEW YORK (AP) — Though the Lifetime movie "Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B" drew criticism from fans upset with casting and the way it depicts Aaliyah's life, executive producer Wendy Williams says she wouldn't do anything differently if she had it to do again.
Aaliyah biopic draws harsh Twitter responseDate:Sun, 16 Nov 2014
Lifetime premiered their Aaliyah biopic, Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B, Saturday night — and Twitter responded with disappointment. The film is based on Christopher John Farley’s Aaliyah: More than a Woman, a biography of the singer who died in 2001 at age 22. Lifetime’s project has been the subject of controversy since the beginning: Aaliyah’s parents, vocal about their disapproval of the film ...
Fans, Timbaland rip Lifetime's Aaliyah biopic on social mediaDate:Mon, 17 Nov 2014
When Lifetime’s "Aaliyah: Princess of R&B" debuted Saturday, the film dominated chatter on social media the rest of the weekend. But not for reasons the producers would have hoped.
Timbaland Slams Lifetime's "Bulls--t" Aaliyah Movie With Alexandra ShippDate:Mon, 17 Nov 2014
Timbaland is rocking the boat in his late friend Aaliyah's defense. The musician and producer, 42, t[...]
Timbaland has no love for Aaliyah biopicDate:Mon, 17 Nov 2014
The rapper didn't mince words over how he felt about the made-for-TV film, "Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B:
Wendy Williams fires back at ‘Aaliyah’ criticsDate:Mon, 17 Nov 2014
"I think when you do a movie about people's favorite ... people are always going to have some criticism," said the Lifetime movie's executive producer.
Alexandra Shipp on Making Lifetime’s Aaliyah Biopic: The Backlash Is “Ridiculous”Date:Sat, 15 Nov 2014
The star of Lifetime's Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B shut out the haters for her role in the controversial film
Alexandra Shipp on becoming AaliyahDate:Fri, 14 Nov 2014
For actress-singer Alexandra Shipp, becoming Aaliyah wasn’t as simple as just re-creating the late R&B singer’s “street but sweet” style.
Lifetime's Aaliyah Biopic Pulls 3.2 Million ViewersDate:Mon, 17 Nov 2014
After controversial casting issues and an aggressive promotional campaign, Lifetime's Aaliyah biopic finally hit the air on Saturday night -- and it...
‘Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B’ producers defend, explain controversial Lifetime biopicDate:Fri, 14 Nov 2014
After a long road to the small screen, the movie about the R&B superstar finally airs on Saturday night.