Disney TV star Zendaya Coleman has suddenly dropped out of Lifetime’s biopic about deceased singer Aaliyah.

Aaliyah’s family has been publicly speaking out against the prospective production.


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Zendaya’s rep says she’s no longer involved with the project … and sources close to the production say a whole bunch of factors played a part including the negative reaction from Aaliyah’s family. source

For now, Lifetime says production has been put on hold.