Nov 10, 2011

Whitney Houston To Star in "Sparkle" With Jordin Sparks and Cee-Lo - MOVIE

Whitney Houston To Star in Sparkle With Jordin Sparks and Cee Lo MOVIEWhitney Houston has a NEW MOVIE! The music legend will star in the remake of the 1976 film "Sparkle." According to reports, Houston will be the on-screen mother of American Idol winner Jordin Sparks. Cee-Lo Green and Derek Luke will also be in the film.

Read Whitney Houston's Interview About "Sparkle" below.

"She's very quick, very good," Whitney Houston described Jordin Sparks in her interview with ET. "She knows how to look. Her voice is like an angel's. I think it's ("Sparkle") going to let the world see that the 'American Idol' that was chosen and won is truly capable of handling it."

On how she got the role in the film, Houston said, "I got a call from my partner Debra Martin and she said, 'You're not gonna believe this, but 'Sparkle''s been picked up and they want to do a film.' And I was like, you're kidding?... She said, 'and they want you and Mara to do it'…"

The movie "Sparkle" is scheduled to hit the big screen next year.