Just last week it was announced that Disney star Zendaya Coleman would play the late R’n’B singer Aaliyah in an upcoming biopic. However, it has been revealed today that the actress and singer will no longer play Aaliyah, putting the production of the biopic on hold.

The film, which has not been received well by Aaliyah's family, was due to premiere in the autumn. Titled Aaliyah: Princess of R'n'B and based on a book by Christopher Farley, it is now unknown when the film will air.