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  • Yolanda Ross Discusses Playing Whitney Houston’s Rumored Lover in Lifetime Biopic

    Dec 7, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *Yolanda Ross may have logged in time on the big and small screen, but those roles probably didn’t get as much exposure as the one she plays in Lifetime’s highly-anticipated biopic  “I Will Always Love You: The Whitney Houston Story.” Ross will play plays Robyn Crawford, Houston’s longtime assistant, best friend and rumored lover. The […]

  • Lifetime Releases Premiere Date for the Whitney Houston Biopic

    Dec 6, 14 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment


    *After Lifetime’s Aaliyah biopic disaster, all eyes are on Angela Bassett‘s biopic about Whitney Houston‘s life. Here’s hoping the acclaimed actress’ fate isn’t the same as Wendy Williams‘ biopic. Nevertheless, Lifetime released a premiere date for the upcoming music biopic. The film is scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015 at 8pm ET/PT. Like how the Aaliyah biopic focused […]

  • Lifetime Releases More Pics, New Trailer for ‘Whitney’ Biopic (Watch)

    Dec 4, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *BuzzFeed has the exclusive world premiere of the trailer for “Whitney,” the anticipated Lifetime Original Movie about the late Whitney Houston. Angela Bassett makes her directorial debut with the film, featuring Yaya DaCosta (Lee Daniels’ “The Butler”) in the lead role with Arlen Escarpeta (“Final Destination 5″) alongside her as Bobby Brown. “Whitney” will stick mostly […]

  • 3-Boobed Angela Bassett Talks Tonight’s ‘AHS: Freak Show’ Episode

    Dec 3, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Desiree Dupree is ready for her closeup on FX’s “American Horror Story: Freak Show.” Angela Bassett’s 3-breasted character will make some power moves in tonight’s episode, titled “Blood Bath.” “Well, strange things have been happening at the freak compound. Really, just mysterious,” Bassett told E! Online’s Chris Harnick in a phone interview. “We don’t know who’s […]

  • Whitney Houston Hologram Requests Turned Down…For Now

    Nov 12, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *As the head of Whitney Houston’s estate, her sister-in-law Pat Houston says she has fielded many requests for a Whitney hologram, but won’t rule it out completely in the future. “We did Madame Tussauds, the wax museum, with Whitney’s figures and that was a little scary to stand there and take photographs next to these […]

  • Angela Bassett Addresses Whitney Houston Biopic Critics

    Oct 29, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *After months of criticism from Whitney Houston’s family, Angela Bassett is standing up for her upcoming biopic on the late singer. In an interview with HuffPost Live on Monday, Bassett disputed claims from Houston’s mother Cissy regarding those behind the film. In a statement, Cissy Houston expressed her feelings on the Lifetime network’s decision to […]