Angela Bassett will make her directorial debut on the LIFETIME Network. She will direct the Whitney Houston Biopic. It is scheduled to be premiere in 2015. The movie will touch on Whitney’s journey to stardom and her roller coaster marriage to the R&B prince Bobby Brown.
Angela and Whitney starred in the Terry McMillan film Waiting to Exhale. They remained friends after that. Here is what Angela had to say about being apart of the Whitney Houston project.
“I have such a regard for both Whitney’s and Bobby’s amazing talents and accomplishments; and i feel a responsibility in telling their story.”
All of the details are being worked out, so I will let you know more when I get more info.