Lifetime switched from Disney to Nickelodeon to find their newest star of the Aaliyah biopic. Alexandra Shipp of Nickelodeon’s House of Anubis has now been snagged to play the late singer, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
“It has to be done 120 percent, so I felt like it wasn’t there, so it just wasn’t a good choice for me,” she said when she stepped down from the role.
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