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  • Deborah Cox on Recreating Whitney’s Tone and Emotion for Lifetime Biopic

    Sep 3, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *No question. Deborah Cox had some very big shoes to fill in recreating Whitney Houston’s vocals for Lifetime’s upcoming biopic, “I Will Always Love You: The Whitney Houston Story.” And Cox would be the first one to admit that, as she remained unbiased and fully engaged in the task at hand. The “Nobody’s Supposed to […]

  • Jermaine Dupri Gets Sued by Former Road Manager for Overtime Pay

    Aug 30, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *So So Def founder Jermaine Dupri is being sued by a former road manager and personal assistant for unpaid wage related to overtime worked by the manager. According to AccessAtlanta.com, Tadd Mingo, a recording engineer, filed the lawsuit in federal court in Atlanta. In the suit, Mingo accuses Dupri of breach of contract and “unjust […]

  • Angela Bassett on Whitney Biopic Backlash: ‘Controversy Can Be Good’

    Aug 26, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments


    *Angela Bassett, who came up short in her bid for an Emmy Monday night, was asked on the red carpet about the controversy surrounding the upcoming Whitney Houston biopic, which she is directing for Lifetime. As previously reported, Whitney’s mother Cissy is not happy with the production, saying producers have moved forward despite objections from […]

  • With Birthday Cake Photo, Bobbi Kristina Remembers Mom Whitney Houston

    Aug 11, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *Miss Bobbi Kristina paid tribute to her late mother, Whitney Houston, on what would have been the singer’s 51st birthday on Saturday, August 9. “#HappyBirthdaymommy ! #HappyBirthdayWhitney ! #AllAugustAllWhitney #iloveyou ! @nickdgordon @mwhitaker10 #Family,” she tweeted along with a photo of a small cake. As we all recall, when her mother died in February of […]

  • The Film Strip: Arlen Escarpeta on ‘Into the Storm’ and Playing Bobby Brown

    Aug 8, 14 by Marie Moore 1 Comment


    Arlen Escarpeta is no overnight success story, having appeared in numerous TV shows and on the big screen. With “Into the Storm” opening this weekend and playing Bobby Brown in the upcoming Lifetime biopic on Whitney Houston directed by Angela Bassett, he is poised to take the industry by storm. “Into the Storm” is by […]

  • Tyra Banks Reacts to Yaya DaCosta Playing Whitney Houston

    Aug 7, 14 by Qwest7 4 Comments


    *Acting like a proud mother, Tyra Banks voiced how happy she was to see her former “America’s Next Top Model” contestant, Yaya DaCosta” play Whitney Houston in Lifetime’s upcoming biopic on the late singer. Knowing how far DaCosta has come, Banks couldn’t be more impressed. “This is insane and huge for me and Yaya I’m […]