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Rosie Perez Blames Whitney Biopic For Bobbi Kristina's Woes

4th February 2015

Actress Rosie Perez has blamed Angela Bassett's recent Whitney Houston biopic for putting the tragic soul singer's daughter in hospital.Houston's only child from her marriage to Bobby Brown, Bobbi Kristina Brown, was found unresponsive and...

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Controversial Whitney Houston Biopic Brings In Big Ratings For Lifetime

By Stephanie Chase | 20th January 2015

Well who ever said a bit of controversy would be bad for ratings? Certainly not Lifetime, who on Saturday evening scored their highest ratings in a year with their biopic of singer Whitney Houston. 4.5...

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Mixed Reviews For Whitney Houston Biopic But Critics Love Star Dacosta

19th January 2015

The controversial Whitney Houston biopic, which served as Angela Bassett's directorial debut, has been given mixed reviews from America's toughest critics.The film, which was made without the participation of the late singer's family, debuted on...

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Whitney Houston's Sister-in-law Blasts Biopic And Director Bassett In Online Rant

18th January 2015

Whitney Houston's sister-in-law and former manager has broken her silence about Angela Bassett's biopic of the late star, accusing the actress of "misrepresenting" the term friendship to promote her directorial debut.Whitney debuted to mixed reviews...

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What To Expect From Tonight's Lifetime Whitney Houston Biopic

By Stephanie Chase | 17th January 2015

Tonight the Lifetime biopic of late singer Whitney Houston finally gets its airing and viewers are expecting the drama onscreen to be at least equal to that which has happened off screen. Since the film...

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Angela Bassett Thrilled With Dionne Warwick's Response To Whitney Film

17th January 2015

Angela Bassett has finally scored a little family support for her new Tv movie about Whitney Houston after screening the film for the late singer's cousin Dionne Warwick.Members of Whitney's family, including her mother Cissy...

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Fascinating Fact: 4537590

16th January 2015

Tina Turner stepped in as a makeup artist and helped Angela Bassett perfect her look as the singer for the final scene for her biopic What's Love Got To Do With It.

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Angela Bassett: 'Whitney Film Is My Tribute'

13th January 2015

Actress Angela Bassett insists her new Whitney Houston Tv biopic is her way of paying tribute to her late co-star and friend - because she didn't have the words to properly honour her in the...

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Angela Bassett Plays Down Houston Family's No-show At Whitney Premiere

7th January 2015

Whitney Houston's family boycott of Angela Bassett's new biopic hasn't upset the actress-turned-director, because she insists the clan's silence is the "greatest gift".Bassett, who appeared alongside Houston in 1995 film Waiting to Exhale, stepped...

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The Stars Come Out At The Whitney Houston Biopic PremièRe [Photos]

By Stephen Caswell | 7th January 2015

It would probably be an understatement to say that Whitney Houston was a beloved musician. The singer, actress and model has been often hailed as the most awarded musician of all time, and whether you...

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Yaya Dacosta Splits From Husband - Report

20th December 2014

Yaya Dacosta, who will appear as Whitney Houston in Angela Bassett's upcoming Tv biopic, has split from her filmmaker husband.The model and actress, 32, wed Joshua Bee Alafia in 2012. Details surrounding the break-up have...

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Lifetime Releases First Trailer For Angela Bassett Directed Whitney Houston Biopic

By Stephanie Chase | 6th December 2014

The first trailer for Lifetime’s Whitney Houston biopic has hit and is it too early to say that this one actually looks pretty compelling? The trailer made its debut Thursday (December 4th) on Buzzfeed, ahead...

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Kathy Bates & Angela Bassett Judge Drag Queen Contest

31st October 2014

Kathy Bates and Angela Bassett prepared for Halloween by judging a Tv drag queen contest on Thursday night (30Oct14).The American Horror Story co-stars were guests on raucous chat show Watch What Happens Live when three...

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Angela Bassett Shrugs Off Controversy Over Whitney Houston Biopic

26th August 2014

Actress-turned-director Angela Bassett is adamant the controversy over her upcoming Whitney Houston biopic will give the project a boost by piquing the public's interest.The star is taking charge of a new Tv movie based on...

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Fredrik Bond To Direct London Has Fallen

20th August 2014

Fredrik Bond is to direct 'London Has Fallen', the sequel to 'Olympus Has Fallen'.The terrorism thriller will see Bond, who recently directed Shia LeBeouf drama 'Charlie Countryman', work with a host of big name stars,...

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Angela Bassett To Make Best Of Whitney Houston Biopic, Despite Protests

By Victoria Pavlova | 24th July 2014

The Whitney Houston Lifetime biopic is going ahead as planned, but the singer’s family is not happy about it. Cissy Houston, mother of the late singer, issued a statement this Wednesday, distancing herself and the...

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So, What Do We Know About Lifetime’S Whitney Houston Biopic?

By Stephanie Chase | 16th July 2014

Lifetime’s upcoming Whitney Houston biopic appears to be moving forward, with the announcement that Arlen Escarpeta has been cast as Bobby Brown. But despite the fact filming has just begun the movie is already being...

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Deborah Cox To Sing Whitney Houston’S Hits As Lifetime Biopic Takes Shape

By Lauren James | 16th July 2014

Production is well underway on Lifetime's upcoming Whitney Houston biopic, which will feature some of the late singing legend's music. However, the songs will be retakes of Houston's hit tracks with Deborah Cox providing the...

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Arlen Escarpata To Portray Bobby Brown In Whitney Biopic

14th July 2014

Final Destination 5 star Arlen Escarpata has been cast as Bobby Brown in Angela Bassett's upcoming Whitney Houston biopic.Bassett, who is making her directorial debut with the Tv movie, has cast America's Next Top Model...

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Bobbi Kristina Brown Apologises For Attacking Angela Bassett

8th July 2014

Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown has apologised for lashing out at Angela Bassett after the veteran actress refused to consider casting the 21 year old in a planned biopic about her superstar mum.Bassett is...

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Bobbi Kristina Brown Attacks Angela Bassett Over Whitney Biopic

30th June 2014

Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown has lashed out at Angela Bassett after the actress revealed she never once considered the 21 year old as her potential leading lady in a planned Tv biopic.Bassett, who...

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Yaya Dacosta To Play Whitney Houston In Lifetime Biopic

By Elinor Cosgrave | 8th June 2014

Yaya DaCosta has been cast as Whitney Houston in the upcoming Lifetime biopic, according to reports in the Huffington Post. Whitney Houston's life is set to be adapted for the small screen by Lifetime and...

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Yaya Dacosta To Star In Whitney Houston Biopic

7th June 2014

Yaya Dacosta will play Whitney Houston in a biopic of her life.The former 'America's Next Top Model' contestant will play the lead role in the new Lifetime movie depicting the highs and lows of the...

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Whitney Houston's Sister-in-law Speaks Out Against Planned Tv Movie

26th May 2014

Whitney Houston's manager and sister-in-law has expressed her disapproval over Angela Bassett's plans to make a new Tv movie based on the superstar's turbulent life and troubled marriage to Bobby Brown.Actress Bassett announced plans to...

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Angela Bassett To Direct Lifetime Whitney Houston Biopic

By Elinor Cosgrave | 25th May 2014

Lifetime has announced it will be producing and broadcasting a film biopic of Whitney Houston and actress Angela Bassett will be directing.Whitney Houston pictured in 2011.Houston, who died in 2012 aged 48, led a turbulent...

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Whitney Houston Biopic To Premiere In 2015

23rd May 2014

A Whitney Houston biopic is set for release in 2015.Angela Basset will make her directorial debut on the movie, with the working title 'Whitney Houston', which will the follow the late star's rocky relationship with...

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Angela Bassett To Make Directorial Debut With Whitney Houston Biopic

22nd May 2014

Actress Angela Bassett is to make her directorial debut with a new movie about tragic superstar Whitney Houston.The star, who portrayed Tina Turner in 1993 biopic What's Love Got To Do With It, has been...

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Setting, Premise And Just A Boatload Of "American Horror Story" News

By Victoria Pavlova | 30th March 2014

More American Horror Story news heading your way! Finally, the hotly anticipated fourth season of the Emmy award-winning show has a setting and a vague plot outline, as revealed by showrunner Ryan Murphy. According to...

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In Fashion Terms, The Independent Spirit Awards Have The Oscars Beat

By Victoria Pavlova | 2nd March 2014

Tonight is Oscar night, which means celebrities are expected to amp up the glamour and sport the latest in couture for their trips down the red carpet. But at last night’s Independent Spirit awards, they...

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Ahs Coven Recap: "Go To Hell" Or The One Where Everybody Died.

By Victoria Pavlova | 23rd January 2014

Besides being the most aptly named episode of American Horror Story so far – several characters literally went to hell – last night's Go To Hell also finally laid out some of this season’s...

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