Los Angeles, CA – R. Kelly has reportedly threatened to sue the Lifetime Television Network for the Surviving R. Kelly docu-series that premieres on Thursday (January three). According to TMZ, the R&B star desires the sequence pulled or he'll take authorized motion.
Attorney Brian Nix, who fired off a authorized letter, alleges Surviving R. Kelly is brimming with lies. Nix plans to file a federal lawsuit Thursday if the community airs the present.
Over the previous yr, Kelly has been accused of working a intercourse cult and having a number of inappropriate sexual relationships, all of which he’s denied.
The six-part sequence will dive into Kelly’s controversial previous and embrace a number of interviews along with his alleged victims, members of the family and former workers. One of these workers, backup singer Jovante Cunningham, claims to have seen Kelly having intercourse with Aaliyah who was simply 15 on the time.
Surviving R. Kelly is already shrouded in controversy. During a personal New York City screening of the sequence final month, somebody made an nameless name to NeueHouse New York the place it was being held and issued a bomb risk.
NYPD arrived on the scene and evacuated the constructing. It was later proved to be a non-credible risk.
The sequence is predicted to debut at 9 p.m. ET on Thursday night time.