Reason #1: This movie is long overdueWhile two posthumous Aaliyah albums have been released, we haven't seen her on the big screen in over 10 years. Remember how well Lil Mama portrayed Left Eye? We need to recapture that essence on film.
Although Zendaya is 17 years old, Aaliyah was always wise beyond her years and wasn’t your typical teenager. She was adventurous and unconventional image at the time with her tomboy image. This movie will show that Aaliyah was your fave, before your fave became your fave.