Bobby Brown Files Multi-Million Lawsuit Against Showtime, BBC Over Whitney Houston Documentary
Bobby Brown has filed a multi-million dollar lawsuit against Showtime and BBC over their Whitney Houston documentary.
Bobby Brown and Bobbi Kristina‘s estate has filed a multi-million lawsuit against Showtime and BBC over their 2017 Whitney Houston documentary, “Whitney: Can I Be Me.”
According to Bobby’s suit, the documentary about his late ex-wife contained over 30 minutes of unauthorized video of the New Edition singer and his children.
The film contains footage that Brown and [his late daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown] has never consented to have released.
Brown and [his late daughter] appear in the film for a substantial period of time, in excess of thirty (30) minutes…Brown never signed or executed a release for the airing of the material that appears in the film.
The film contains images of [Brown’s] other children, Landon Brown, Robert ‘Bobby’ Brown Jr. and LaPrincia Brown as minor children. Brown never consented to have his children appear in the film Can I Be Me and his children never consented.
According to Deadline, Bobby is seeking more than $2 million in damages.