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Posted Monday 3/12/18 at 2:09PM EDT
BET's The Bobby Brown Story finds its Whitney Houston
Rosewood alum Gabrielle Dennis will play the iconic singer on the two-part BET miniseries.
Posted Wednesday 1/17/18 at 11:05PM EST
Actor playing Bobby Brown in BET miniseries says despite his warts-and-all portrayal, he received the singer’s blessing
The Bobby Brown Story's Woody McClain, a professional dancer who has performed with Brown, says all the controversies will be explored, including the singer’s trouble with drugs, his kinky love life, his problems with Whitney Houston and the death of daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown. “We go all the way — anything it takes to get the job done that is what we are going to do,” McClain said of the follow-up to The New Edition Story. “Viewers will be so shocked. We are talking about everything we know and everything we don’t know.”
Posted Tuesday 11/14/17 at 2:27PM EST
Tracee Ellis Ross to host the American Music Awards as her mom, Diana Ross, receives a lifetime achievement award
The Black-ish star hosting makes this year’s ceremony a family affair. The Nov. 19 awards show will also feature Christina Aguilera paying tribute to Whitney Houston in honor of The Bodyguard’s 25th anniversary.
Posted Thursday 9/07/17 at 9:21PM EDT
Bobby Brown sues to stop TV One’s Bobbi Kristina TV movie
In the lawsuit seeking more than $1 million in damages, Brown alleges that the biopic shows scenes of him being violent towards ex-wife Whitney Houston. He also claims the casting call described him as “a hard drug user” who “devolves into violence and abuse towards his wife.”
Posted Wednesday 8/30/17 at 3:50PM EDT
Bobbi Kristina Brown will be the subject of a TV movie
TV One’s Bobbi Kristina will tell the story of Whitney Houston’s daughter on Oct. 8.
Posted Friday 8/25/17 at 10:15PM EDT
Showtime’s Whitney: Can I Be Me doesn’t do Whitney Houston justice
The documentary airing Friday night turns out to be dispassionate and depressing.