Whitney Houston: I Wanna Dance with Somebody

Whitney Houston: I Wanna Dance with Somebody

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.

- Synopsis provided by Internet Video Archive



  • Kasi Lemmons


  • Naomi Ackie
  • Stanley Tucci
  • Ashton Sanders
  • Tamara Tunie
  • Nafessa Williams
  • Clarke Peters
  • Tanner Beard
  • Bria Danielle Singleton
  • Daniel Washington
  • Alana Monteiro


  • Anthony McCarten


  • Anthony McCarten
  • Christina Papagjika
  • Clive Davis
  • Denis O'Sullivan
  • Dennis Casali
  • Eric Falkenstein
  • Erika Hampson
  • Jane Bergére
  • Janice Beard
  • Jeff Kalligheri
  • Josh Crook
  • Joshua Kushner
  • Lawrence Mestel
  • Lexie Beard
  • Marina Cappi
  • Matt Jackson
  • Matthew Gallagher
  • Matthew Salloway
  • Molly Smith
  • Naomi Ackie
  • Patricia Houston
  • Rachel Smith
  • Ramses del Hierro
  • Ross Kestin
  • Ryan Ratelle
  • Seth Spector
  • Stella Meghie
  • Suzanne B. Grant
  • Tanner Beard
  • Thad Luckinbill
  • Trent Luckinbill

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