Angela Bassett Directs New Whitney Houston Movie
Lifetime has confirmed a Whitney Houston movie.
The network announced a biopic about the late singer’s tumultuous relationship with Bobby Brown, titled Whitney Houston. Angela Bassett is tapped to direct the film. “I have such regard for both Whitney’s and Bobby’s amazing talents and accomplishments, and I feel a responsibility in the telling of their story”, said Whitney’s Waiting To Exhale co-star.
Lifetime’s press release:
No word on cast members, but the movie is set to premiere in 2015.