Watch The First Teaser Released Of Aaliyah Biopic
A first look at the upcoming film on the R&B star's life has been released...
The first teaser-trailer of the upcoming biopic Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B has been unveiled.
Alexandra Shipp plays the singer in the TV film, which follows Aaliyah's rise to fame before her tragic death in a plane crash in 2001.
Lifetime posted the preview on its Facebook page on Friday (27 September), announcing the movie would premiere in November.
In the first glimpse of the film, Shipp is seen briefly in full costume as the R&B star, showcasing her dance moves to Try Again.
Actress Zendaya Coleman was originally cast in the lead role earlier this year, but dropped out ahead of production.
Shipp was then announced to take up the role of Aaliyah in the biopic, which airs on Lifetime in the US on 15 November.