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Surviving R. Kelly (2019)

TV-14 DocumentaryCrime 50m

Overview

Celebrated as one of the greatest R&B singers of all time, R. Kelly’s genre defining career and playboy lifestyle has been riddled with rumors of abuse, predatory behavior, and pedophilia. Despite damning evidence and multiple witnesses, to date, none of these accusations have seemingly affected him. For the first time ever, survivors and people from R. Kelly’s inner circle, are coming forward with new allegations about his sexual, mental, and physical abuse. They are now finally ready to share their full story and shed light on the secret life the public has never seen.

Series Cast

  1. R. Kelly

    R. Kelly

    Himself (archive footage)

    6 Episodes

  2. John Legend

    John Legend

    Himself

    6 Episodes

  3. Sparkle

    Herself

    6 Episodes

  4. Andrea Kelly

    Andrea Kelly

    Herself

    6 Episodes

  5. Wendy Williams

    Wendy Williams

    Herself

    6 Episodes

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Current Season

Surviving R. Kelly

Part II: The Reckoning

2020 | 5 Episodes

The story continues featuring interviews from a variety of perspectives including with new survivors, supporters, psychologists and cultural and legal experts, and more insights into the ever-growing saga of the R&B singer, who is currently facing federal and state charges. The three-night event uncovers new stories with revealing details and explores why the voices of the girls that spoke up decades ago are only now being heard.

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Surviving R. Kelly
Surviving R. Kelly

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Status Returning Series

Network

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Type Documentary

Original Language English

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