Category Archives: Whitney Houston

  • ‘Waiting to Exhale’ Sequel is ‘Dead in the Water’ says Terry McMillan

    Jan 25, 15 by Qwest7 9 Comments


    *All hopes for a big screen sequel to Terry McMillan’s “Waiting to Exhale” have been squashed by the author herself. Chatting with S2Smagazine.com, McMillan confessed that no progress has been seriously made since the 1995 original. Among the reasons cited was Whitney Houston’s unexpected death in 2012. “I don’t think that’s going to happen. I really […]

  • ‘Whitney’ Biopic Gets Thumbs Down From Pat Houston

    Jan 22, 15 by Qwest7 13 Comments


    *Pat Houston has no love for Lifetime’s Whitney Houston biopic. So much so that she took to social media to slam the film and its director Angela Bassett. Houston, the president of The Whitney Houston Estate, released an official statement on the airing of Lifetime’s airing of “I Will Always Love You: The Whitney Houston […]

  • ‘Whitney’ Attracts 11.8 Million; Singer’s Estate Blasts Lifetime & Bassett

    Jan 20, 15 by Qwest7 22 Comments


    *Saturday night was a good night for Lifetime as the network’s Whitney Houston biopic garnered very strong ratings. According to Nielsen Fast Cable Ratings, 11.8 million total viewers tuned in to “Whitney” as well as the two hour-long specials that followed its premiere, “Bobby Brown: Remembering Whitney” and “Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances.” Regarding […]

  • Bobby Brown Reminisces Over Whitney; Says they Both Cheated (Watch)

    Jan 17, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *Viewers watching Lifetime’s ‘Whitney’ will be able to go deeper into Whitney Houston’s relationship with her ex-husband as Bobby Brown himself remembers the late vocalist in a special airing after the highly anticipated biopic. The one-hour special, titled “Bobby Brown: Remembering Whitney,” will feature Brown chatting with “Access Hollywood”‘s Shaun Robinson about the ups and […]

  • Angela Bassett on the Moment She Got Whitney Houston’s Blessing for Biopic

    Jan 17, 15 by Qwest7 6 Comments


    *Call it divine intervention or in Angela Bassett’s case, a blessing from Whitney Houston to move forward with directing her biopic, “Whitney.” While promoting the highly anticipated Lifetime movie, Bassett detailed the moment the late singer gave her a green light to bring her story to the small screen. “Driving to work to the production […]

  • Lifetime’s ‘Whitney’ Gets a Thumbs Up for ‘Surprisingly Fresh’ Look at Bobby and Whitney’s Relationship

    Jan 15, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *Unlike its recent Aaliyah movie, Lifetime looks to have scored a thumbs up on its Angela Bassett-directed Whitney Houston biopic “Whitney.” In it’s review of the film, Indiewire.com’s Shadow and Act praised Bassett for her “surprisingly, honest, passionate, and well-done” portrayal of Houston’s relationship with her then-husband Bobby Brown as it follows the pair from […]