R&B singer Aaliyah known for her songs such as, “One In A Million,” “4 Page Letter”, “I Care For You,” and much more lifetime movie premieres this week. The 2 hour movie; Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B staring Alexandra Shipp as Aaliyah premieres November 15 at 8pm ET/PT. The movie is based on the bestseller “Aaliyah: More Than a Woman” by Christopher John Farley.
Aaliyah’s life was cut short on August 25, 2001 when a plan that carried some of her video crew along with herself crashed during a takeoff. The movie chronicle the singer’s career from her debut a the age of 10 to the challenges she faced during her career.
Also starring in the movie is Izaak Smith as Timberland, Elise Neal as Gladys Knight, Anthony Grant as Damon Dash and Chattrisse Dolabaille as Missy Elliot.