The British actor will star in I Wanna Dance With Somebody, which is backed by the Houston estate and her music producer Clive Davis.
Naomi Ackie has been cast as Whitney Houston in a forthcoming biopic about the singer’s life.
Earlier this year, Ackie won the award for Best Supporting Actress at the TV Baftas for her performance in The End of the F***ing World season two.
Houston enjoyed an immensely successful career as a singer and actor, but passed away in 2012 at the age of 48.
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