The Cast of “I Wanna Dance With Somebody” Next to Their Real-Life Counterparts

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The extraordinary life and legacy of legendary singer Whitney Houston is hitting the big screen in the upcoming biopic “I Wanna Dance With Somebody.” Brought to life by writer Anthony McCarten, known for his work on “Bohemian Rhapsody,” the film highlights the highs and lows of Houston’s life, from her early beginnings as a choir vocalist in Newark, NJ, to her rise as one of the most adored and celebrated music artists of all time.

“I Wanna Dance With Somebody” also portrays the many meaningful people Houston had in her life throughout her career, including her parents, husband, record producer, and best friend. Ahead of the film hitting theaters on Dec. 23, take a look at the actors alongside the real people they’re portraying in “I Wanna Dance With Somebody.”

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