Tasha Smith’s TV One original film When Love Kills: The Falicia Blakely Story follows the terrible story of a young teenage mom turned stripper turned indoctrinated, mistreated killer.
Falicia Blakely, a 34-year-old woman, was allegedly coerced into crime by Big Dino. She is serving three life sentences for murdering three men before she was 19.
Falicia Blakely is currently serving in Lee Arrendale State Prison. She is unlikely to ever leave jail given the lack of progress in her case.
Let us take a closer look into the life of Falicia Blakely. This article has all what is required to satisfy the curious reader in you.
Who is Falicia Blakely?
Falicia Blakely is a murderer, criminal, media face, dancer, and Internet personality from Jacksonville, Florida, United States. According to the reports, she murdered three men at the age of just 19 years old.
At present, she is serving her life sentence behind the bars at Arrendale State Prison. Blakely came into the limelight because a movie is being filmed on her life titled ‘When Love Kills: The Falicia Blakely Story’.
In this movie, each incident of her life is being portrayed. As per the viral reports, she murdered three men just because of her lover named Michael Berry.
Unfortunately, the lawyer was unable to find him guilty and he was not imprisoned for instigating Falicia for killing people.
Early Life of Falicia Blakely
Blakely doesn’t like to reveal the details about her personal life. Well, her exact birth date is not known. According to a guess, she took birth between the years 1983- 1987 in Jacksonville, Florida, United States.
As per New York Times, her age was 19 years old in 2002, when she was arrested. According to this, she is 38 years old (as of 2021).
On the other hand, some internet sources believe that her age is 34 years old. Due to the improper information regarding her age, we are considering that her age is between 35-40 years old (as of 2023).
Let me tell you that she moved to Atlanta at the age of just 16-17 years old. After attending primary school, she enrolled herself in a renowned high school for further studies.
Reportedly, she dropped out her high school to earn for livelihood.
Falicia Blakely Parents, Ethnicity & Nationality
Falicia Blakely’s childhood was not as smooth as other kids. She suffered a lot of abuse and poor family condition.
Due to the improper behavior of her parents, she stepped on the wrong path. According to the reports, her father was a drug addict and spent most of his time in jail.
On the other hand, her mother preferred to give attention to other men rather than her own daughter. Falicia was not loved by her father and mother.
Well, the names of her mom and dad are not known. Also, we are unable to fetch their images. Falicia is the only child of her parents and doesn’t have any siblings.
She was unable to share her problems with any of her friends and cousins. Moreover, she also doesn’t have any good relations with her other family members.
Apart from this, she believes in the Christianity religion and belongs to a mixed ethnical background. She holds the nationality of the United States because of her birth.
What happened to Falicia Blakely?
she murdered three men at the age of just 19 years old. At present, she is serving her life sentence behind the bars at Arrendale State Prison.
Blakely came into the limelight because a movie is being filmed about her life titled ‘When Love Kills: The Falicia Blakely Story.
Falicia Blakely’s Husband, Married Life & Affairs
Falicia Blakely never felt the warmth of love because her parents were busy spoiling their own lives. Moreover, she also faced fake relationships in her life.
According to the reports, she met a man named Michael Berry. He was around 14-15 years older than her.
Michael Berry was also drug-addicted and often spent some time in jail because of his bad habits. Well, Michael gave everything to Falicia that she deserved.
He gave her a good lifestyle, better clothes, and all his love. Blakely was overwhelmed with his love and was ready to do anything for his happiness.
According to the sources, the two were in a relationship but it was under the curtains.
Falicia Blakely’s Children
Blakely shares that she became the mother of a child at a very young age. She got cheated in the relationship.
Let me tell you that she has a son and she affectionately calls him ‘Man’. Well, the real name of her son is not available.
Reportedly, Michael Berry also helped her in raising her new born baby and provides her with clothes & food. At present, her son would be around 20-22 years old.
Falicia Blakely’s Career & Professions
Falicia Blakely was fed up with her miserable lifestyle. In the end, she decided to leave her parents’ home and live separately.
After dropping her studies, she starts working at various places. Reportedly, she became a dancer and used to work in a bar.
She also made a fake identity card of 24 years old girl but she was in her teenage at that time. She used to work in the bar many hours to earn a livelihood for her son and herself.
Later, she started murdering and robbery. Blakely was encouraged by her boyfriend named Michael Berry for killing people to earn money.
When Love Kills: The Falicia Blakely Story
Let me tell you that a movie was being filmed on the real-life incident of Blakely. The name of the film is ‘When Love Kills: The Falicia Blakely Story’.
The role of Falicia in the film is played by Niatia ‘Lil Mama’ Kirkland and the role of Michael Berry aka Dino is played by Lance Gross.
The film was originally released on 04 September 2017 but the famous channel ‘TV One’ premiered the film on its network in January 2022.
What happened to Dino in the Falicia Blakely story?
Just three years after Falicia’s crimes Dino was arrested and convicted on unrelated charges and he had been in and out of prison since Falicia was convicted.
Today, Michael “Dino” Berry is 47 years old.
Why did Falicia Blakely go to jail?
An exotic dancer turned murderer; Blakely killed 3 men. Reportedly, in August 2020, she robbed two men named Claudell Christmas and Raymond Goodwin, who were in their mid-30s.
Later, she murdered them with the help of Ameshia Ervin. She began living her normal life after killing people.
According to the official sources, Michael Berry called her many times to kill those people. Moreover, the court records also proved that he was involved in the murder.
Apart from this, she was also planning to rob some expensive restaurants and other people. Unfortunately, she was arrested by the police in the restroom of a diner.
In the end, she got a life sentence without any parole. Blakely is serving her punishment at Arrendale State Prison.
On the other hand, the court didn’t have enough proof against Michael Berry, so he did not get any punishment.
Is Falicia Blakely Still In Jail?
Falicia Blakely is still alive, and he is spending the rest of his life in prison without the prospect of parole.
After the release of The Falicia Blakely Story in 2017, fans were eager to learn more about Blakely’s current whereabouts.
The former dancer, on the other hand, has been hiding out in a remote location. She is currently incarcerated in DeKalb County, Georgia, where she is serving a life sentence.
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Falicia Blakely Net worth, House & Cars Collection
Falicia Blakely was living in a rented house with her child and boyfriend. She did a lot of hard work to give a good life to her child.
Unfortunately, she chose the wrong path to fulfill the wishes of her son and began robbing people. Not only robbery but also killed some people at the instigation of her partner Michael Berry.
Her income sources were robbery and dancing in the bars. We are unable to fetch the exact details about her total income and assets.
According to a guess, before getting arrested, she would have a net worth of around USD 150,000 to 250,000.
Falicia Blakely Height & Weight
In terms of body measurements, she is a pretty girl with an amazing and cool personality. Falicia Blakely is 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs around 58 kilograms.
She has a nice body figure and is in good health. Her hair is Black, and she has Black eyes.
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