Can’t say we didn’t see it coming!
For, after confirming she won the role of R&B sweetheart Aaliyah in a forthcoming Lifetime (not VH1) biopic, Zendaya Coleman found herself on the defense from fans of the late songstress who disapprove of her casting and the movie altogether.
Not only did naysayers set Twitter alight with their objections yesterday and today, but now an online petition has surfaced to put a halt to Haughton’s forthcoming biopic. The story gained so much traction on social media that it prompted a response from the 17-year-old former Disney darling herself.
See all the hoopla below: