Yaya DaCosta Will Play Whitney Houston in Lifetime Biopic

Whitney Houston Biopic to Star Yaya DaCosta

Vulture reports that the actress and former America's Next Top Model finalist will play the title role in a Lifetime movie about the star singer

by #teamEBONY, June 09, 2014

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Yaya DaCosta Will Play Whitney Houston in Lifetime Biopic

Yaya DaCosta Will Play Whitney Houston in Lifetime Biopic

The Angela Bassett-helmed Whitney Houston Lifetime biopic will star Yaya DaCosta.  

Yaya DaCosta, a former America's Next Top Model runner-up who has since appeared in Lee Daniels' The Butler and The Kids Are All Right, will play Whitney Houston in an upcoming Lifetime biopic directed by Angela Bassett.

The biopic plans to cover Houston's rise to fame and turbulent relationship with husband Bobby Brown

Read it at Vulture.

 
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