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  • Whitney Houston Retrospective Set for Italy’s Ischia Film Festival

    Jun 3, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *A selection of Whitney Houston’s films, including “The Bodyguard,” “Waiting to Exhale,” “The Preacher’s Wife” and “Sparkle,” will be screened as part of a tribute to the late singer at July’s Ischia Global Film and Music Festival in Italy, organizers announced. Ischia’s honorary chair Mark Canton said of the homage: “Her voice, her music, her […]

  • Deborah Cox to Lead Touring Stage Production of ‘The Bodyguard’

    May 14, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *After providing the vocals for Lifetime’s “Whitney” biopic earlier this year, Grammy-nominee Deborah Cox has been tapped to lead a North American tour of “The Bodyguard,” a stage musical based on the 1992 movie starring Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner. It opened in London in 2012 starring Heather Headley to mixed reviews. The musical, directed […]

  • The Film Strip: ‘Draft Day’s’ Kevin Costner Tackles Racism

    Apr 10, 14 by Marie Moore Leave a comment

    *Kevin Costner plays General Manager Sonny Weaver in “Draft Day” and he spoke of what makes a film memorable when interviewed for his upcoming blockbuster. Costner mentioned catch phrases and notable lines. Ironically, he has some of the best lines in movies. In “The Bodyguard” with Whitney Houston, there’s a smackdown in the kitchen where Costner […]

  • Praise for Heather Headley in Stage Musical ‘The Bodyguard’

    Dec 6, 12 by EURpublisher02 3 Comments

    *A stage musical based on Whitney Houston’s 1992 movie “The Bodyguard” has opened at London’s Adelphi Theatre to a mixed critical reception – but universal praise for its big-voiced star Heather Headley, reports Billboard. Reviewers raved Thursday about her performance as Rachel Marron, a superstar singer who falls for the former secret service agent (Lloyd […]

  • Whitney Houston’s ‘Bodyguard’ Outfits to be Auctioned

    Jul 20, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Outfits worn by Whitney Houston in “The Bodyguard” are up for auction in Los Angeles next week, along with other pieces worn by the likes of Jennifer Lopez and Britney Spears on the big screen and the red carpet. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] The items have been added to the Dreier Collection sale for […]

  • Video: Kevin Costner Wrote Whitney Letters Offering Help

    Apr 12, 12 by EURpublisher02 3 Comments

    *Kevin Costner revealed in an upcoming interview with Anderson Cooper that he reached out to Whitney Houston, his co-star in “The Bodyguard,” as she struggled with substance abuse by writing to her. “There are some people that really love Whitney, and a couple times during the last seven, eight years, asked me, would I write […]