I Wanna Dance with Somebody is the latest biopic to explore Whitney Houston‘s life. Known as “The Voice” for her incredible vocal range, Houston rose to global success, selling more than 200 million records through her career. The biopic, now in theaters, stars Naomi Ackie as Houston and is directed by Kasi Lemmons. The two recently spoke with EW about the iconic late singer’s relationship with close friend Robyn Crawford, portrayed by Nafessa Williams. Rumors circulated that the two were also romantically linked.
Director Kasi Lemmons and star Naomi Ackie believe it was essential to show the relationship between the two women. Read More