See Whitney Houston’s Rise to Stardom In I Wanna Dance With Somebody Trailer – E! Online


The best love of all is occurring to us. 

That is proper, it is the sneak peek of Sony’s biopic detailing the lifetime of the beloved icon Whitney Houston. The highly effective trailer for I Wanna Dance With Any person launched on Sept. 15, teases actress Naomi Ackie‘s portrayal of the legendary singer. 

The first look begins off by displaying us the way it all started as Clive Davis arrives at a membership the place he hears the vocal powerhouse for the primary time. He asks, “What’s your title once more?”, earlier than signing her to his file label Columbia Data. (Enjoyable truth: the actual Clive Davis is a producer for the movie.)

Whitney’s rise to fame is fast. Living proof: The trailer highlights when she hears her voice on the radio for the primary time.

“My dream, sing what I wish to sing,” Whitney expresses, “be how I wish to be, attain as large an viewers as I can.”

Little did she know that can be only a fraction of her accomplishments, together with her iconic efficiency of the “Star Spangled Banner” on the 1991 Super Bowl—which we additionally get a glimpse of within the promo. 

However all this did not come with out its critics. The truth is, one scene present Whitney being informed that her music “is not Black sufficient.”

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