Could we be getting an Aaliyah biopic by Christmas?
Seems to be the case if you believe the buzz around social media.
It’s been reported that VH1 will continue their hand at turning our favorite dead celebrities lives into mini-movies.
A young actress who tried out for the coveted role took to her Instagram to express her disappointment of not getting the role:
Normally I wouldn’t do something like this. But a very close friend of mine, @loganlaurice, gave me the courage to speak up about something that’s been pending and sitting on my heart. Today, I can’t be upset that I didn’t book the role I worked so hard for. This may have been the most difficult, emotional, inspiring, and lengthy audition process I’ve ever experienced. Getting the chance to portray someone I’ve always loved and admired so much was a blessing every single step of the way. I invested every ounce of my body mind and soul into this process and I can honestly say I’m proud of myself. God definitely has something incredible in store for me. A huge thank you to everyone who believed in me and spoke up for me in the room. And a huge congratulations to everyone in the cast!#TheAaliyahStory. Like Logan said, you’re satisfied no matter the outcome of things that aren’t in your control. -Tristin Mays
Would you watch? Who would you like to see cast as the singer?
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