Lifetime’s Three-Night Documentary TONIGHT: “Surviving R. Kelly”
Tonight is the premiere of Lifetime’s three-part documentary series, “Surviving R. Kelly,”. but R.Kelly's legal team ain't having it!So tonight women who have allegedly been abused by R&B sensation and remix king, R. Kelly, will give their accounts of their experiences as his women, significant others, and even his ex-wife. The project will also feature, for the first time, people from R. Kelly’s inner circle coming forward about the allegations. However, it looks like R. Kelly’s team is cocked and ready... threatening to sue if the network actually goes through with airing the project tonight.
According to a legal letter obtained by TMZ, R. Kelly’s lawyer, Brain Nix, says the documentary is packed with lies. Nix threatens to file a federal lawsuit on Thursday (TODAY), the same day that the documentary premieres, if it airs on the network.
Meanwhile, Lifetime still plans to air the documentary tonight at 8c. Check out the trailer below.