Yaya DaCosta and Arlen Escarpeta star in Lifetime’s Whitney Houston biopic drama Whitney, directed by Angela Bassett. Singer Whitney Houston skyrockets to fame and has a tumultuous marriage with fellow entertainer Bobby Brown.
Premiere Date: January 17, 2015
Genre: Biography, Music, Drama
Director: Angela Bassett
Screenwriter: Shem Bitterman
Cast: Yaya DaCosta, Arlen Escarpeta, Mark Rolston, Suzzanne Douglas
Running Time: 2 hrs.
TV Rating: TV-14
“Whitney” chronicles the headline-making relationship between the iconic singer, actress, producer and model, and singer, songwriter Bobby Brown — from the time they first met at the very height of their celebrity, to their courtship and tumultuous marriage. Throughout it all, difficulties followed the superstar couple while they dealt with the overwhelming rewards and consequences of the fame and fortune created by Whitney’s meteoric rise that would soon overshadow them both.
Full Movie: Lifetime’s Whitney (Amazon Instant Video)