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I WANNA DANCE WITH SOMEBODY

2022
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Drama
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Music/dance

I Wanna Dance with Somebody is an upcoming feature about the late musical icon, Whitney Houston. Naomi Ackie stars as Whitney Houston in the musical biopic, which is based on the epic life and music of the iconic singer. Directed by Kasi Lemmons and written by Academy Award® Nominee Anthony McCarten, the film will take audiences on an emotional, energetic journey through Houston’s career and music.

Directed by

Kasi Lemmons

Written by

Anthony McCarten

Produced by

Anthony McCarten,  Pat Houston,  Clive Davis,  Larry Mestel,  Denis O’Sullivan,  Jeff Kalligheri,  Matt Jackson,  Molly Smith,  Trent Luckinbill,  Thad Luckinbill,  Matt Salloway,  Christina Papagjika

Cast

Naomi Ackie,  Stanley Tucci,  Ashton Sanders,  Tamara Tunie,  Nafessa Williams,  and Clarke Peters

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