R. KELLY’s Relationship with Late Singer Aaliyah To Be Told in Upcoming Biopic

I heard somewhere before, it being said: “at some point, the pink elephant in the room takes a sh/t.”

Aaliyah_and_rkelly_  Point taken…

ZendayaColeman_asAaliyah_OtherSideoftheFame …because in the upcoming Aaliyah biopic “Aaliyah: The Princess of R & B” (starring Disney star: Zendaya Coleman as Aaliyah), ZendayaColeman_Aaliyah_OtherSideoftheFamereports are surfacing that producers of the film will indeed include what inquiring minds wanted to know about [despite the curiosities and questions being as swept under the rug as the scandal itself came, and went]  about (a then), 15 year-old Aaliyah’s alleged marriage to mentor and R & B king, singer: R. Kelly-then: 27.

Aaliyah_rkelly_ageaintnothingbutanumber  The 1994 scandal alleged that Kelly secretly wed Aaliyah. Soon thereafter, a marriage certificate surfaced showing Aaliyah’s age falsely changed to the legal age of 18.

h-and-aaliyah The marriage was rumored to have been annulled, immediately, by Aaliyah’s parents upon finding out about it.

Aaliyah_Hilfiger_OtherSideoftheFame  The biopic’s executive producer: Debra Martin-Chase told New York Post’s Page Six:

aaliyah_OtherSideoftheFame “Aaliyah’s personal and professional relationship with R. Kelly will be explored with care in the film as we set out to depict her life with the utmost respect. Above all else, it’s our hope to inspire an entirely new generation with her music and larger-than life talent.”

According to sources, the film will chronicle the late singer’s life from around age 10 through to age 22: the time of her untimely 2001 death in a plane crash, along with these

aaliyah_Photo_right_before_she_waskilled_OtherSideoftheFame 8 others-on route to the Cessna that killed she and them, following wrapping for her video: “Rock the Boat.”

 

The accident sent shockwaves throughout the world of entertainment and through today, she is terribly missed by fans, family, and others that were very close to her. Aaliyah would have been 35 years-old.