The opening scene of The Bobby Brown Story showed Bobby with his friend Jimmy. Sadly, Bobby watched Jimmy get stabbed after confronting someone about messing with their bikes. Sadly, Jimmy died in his mother’s arms.
Jimmy’s Murder Was An Accident
Jimmy was murdered in Roxbury’s Orchard Park Projects when Bobby was 11-years-old. The Bobby Brown Story made the incident look like an accident. Someone kicked the person Jimmy was fighting and Jimmy was stabbed in his chest.
Tatyana Ali Played Jimmy’s Mom
Jimmy’s mother was played by actress, Tatyana Ali. The following Instagram post shows Tatyana alongside Woody McClain who played Bobby Brown:
Bobby Brown Tragedies
Jimmy’s murder is one of many tragedies Bobby Brown has experienced in his life. The Bobby Brown Story starts with Bobby returning from his grandmother’s funeral. Bobby’s brother-in-law was murdered in 1995 while he was sitting in a car with Bobby.
Bobby Brown’s mother died in 2011 and his father died in 2012. A month after losing his father, Bobby’s ex-wife Whitney Houston passed away and then in 2015 their daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown died.
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