(Knight remains in jail on suspicion of murder in the hit-and-run death of Heavyweight Records co-founder Terry Carter.) Toussaint says she started dating Dre when she was 17, and that future NWA member Eric “Eazy-E” Wright was also vying for her attention. I was with Dre before NWA was even a thought.” She says that their relationship quickly escalated into violence. After Dre called her persistently for two straight weeks, she finally agreed to go out with him. Rhyon Nicole Brown will star as the singer who dated Dr.Dre’s for more than 10 years before marrying Death Row Records founder Suge Knight, according to In response to Dre's public apology last year, Michel'le replied: "I didn't ask for a public apology and I think if he is going to apologize he should do it individually." Former TV host Dee Barnes also spoke about her experiences with Dre, penning an essay for Gawker, specifically detailing his brutal assault on her in 1991 - an incident that also isn't depicted in "Straight Outta Compton." The Lifetime movie project re-teams Michel'le and Thinkfactory Media, who previously collaborated with her on TV Ones's hit series, "R&B Divas LA." "I am so excited about my partnership with Thinkfactory Media.For many years I was unwilling to share my personal experiences.
Cincinnati will double for the Los Angeles suburb of Compton in a Lifetime TV movie about R&B artist Michel'le.
Thinkfactory credits include "Texas Rising" (History Channel); "Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars" (WE tv); "Queens Of Drama on Pop," "Hollywood Divas" (TV One); and "Vet School" (Nat Geo Wild), Deadline said.
“We are ecstatic to host such an extraordinary project.
African-American actress Rhyon Nicole Brown established herself primarily as a television actress during the early to mid-2000s, gaining more success as she entered her teenage years.
She guest-starred on a variety of series, including the hits Everybody Loves Raymond, Boston Public, and ER, as well as taking on a multi-episode arc on Judging Amy as Rebecca Van Exel.