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Whitney Houston Lifetime movie in the works
Whitney Houston Lifetime movie in the works

More than two years after her tragic death, a TV film based on the life of Whitney Houston is in the works. Lifetime announced it will debut a biopic of the late pop diva next year, the network said Thursday. Titled “Whitney Houston,” the film will chronicle the singer’s highly publicized, tumultuous relationship with R&B singer Bobby Brown from the time they first met at an awards show during the peak of their fame, to their courtship and troubled marriage. Acclaimed actress Angela Bassett, who earned an Academy Award nomination for her portrayal of Tina Turner, will make her directorial debut with the film. “I have such regard for both Whitney’s...