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Entertainment R. Kelly Accusers to Share Experiences in Lifetime Docuseries

02:55  08 may  2018
02:55  08 may  2018 Source:   vulture.com

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R . Kelly in 2016. In the midst of continued sexual abuse allegations piling up against R . Kelly — so many that his publicist, assistant, and lawyer have quit — Lifetime is producing a docuseries and film that will revolve around additional women “emerging from the shadows and uniting their voices to

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In the midst of continued sexual abuse allegations piling up against R. Kelly — so many that his publicist, assistant, and lawyer have quit — Lifetime is producing a docuseries and film that will revolve around additional women “emerging from the shadows and uniting their voices to share their stories” about the rapper.

Lifetime is describing the untitled series as a tell-all led by survivors and former members in R. Kelly’s inner circle, who will come forward “with new allegations about his sexual, mental, and physical abuse.”

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Lifetime has greenlit a new docuseries , which will focus on additional women speaking out about R . Kelly . The untitled series is described as a tell-all that will feature survivors and former members of R . Kelly ’s inner circle.

The untitled film, meanwhile, will focus on “the secretive inner world” of R. Kelly, and how he’s been able to maintain his prominence in the industry despite these numerous allegations. No premiere dates have been set by the network yet.

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