R. Kelly's manager charged with phone threats to theater


Kelly's manager, has been charged with threatening and New York City Theater. When Danielle Russell learned the Manhattan Theatre was planning to show the Docuseries about R. Kelly's alleged sexual abuse of women and girls. In December 2018 the FBI said he placed a threatening phone call to the theater in an effort to stop it. Russell allegedly said someone with a gun would shoot up the theatre, shutting down one airing of surviving R. Kelly, But the FBI study was unable to silence the women featured in the film. Their accounts form the basis of criminal charges are Kelly now faces. He's pleaded not guilty. Russell has been charged separately with harassing an alleged victim.

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