I Wanna Dance With Somebody (2022)

Director: Kasi Lemmons

Writer(s): Anthony McCarten

Starring: Stanley Tucci, Tamara Tunie, Naomi Ackie, Clarke Peters, Ashton Sanders, Nafessa Williams, Alana Monteiro, Heidi Garza, Greg Roman, Marilyn Swick, Naheem Garcia, Tanner Beard, Lance A. Williams, Tomm Voss, Bhanu Gopal, Daniel Washington, Bradley Nnadi, Alexa Renée, Bria Danielle Singleton, Kris Sidberry, Richard Conti, Luke Crory, Zeiana Andrade, Donna Ognibene, Jennifer Ellis, Mary Ann Schaub, Rob Lévesque, Kevin Daigneault, Paul Taft, Zachariah Supka, Dustin Teuber, Dave Heard, Christina Largent, Stevie Costa, Jaison Hunter, Jennifer Joan Fay, Brett Kline, Peter Brownlee, JaQuan Malik Jones, Peter Olejnik, Evonne Archer, Cedrick Ekra, Bobby Ray Thompson III, Coffey, Nick Silva, Markie Marchant, Khai Tyler, Ashley Antonio, Faye Mbo, Sylvia Barjolo, Ronald Boone, Jon F. Merz, Stew Replogle, Adrian M. Mompoint, Anthony Pelton, Shirvorne Bruder, Richard Spink, Michael John Gross, Marcela Jaramillo, Chanel Rose Connor, Lynn Leger, Courtney Caruso, Sue Farina, Laura Hubbard, Ashawn Dabney-Small, Shikena Stanton, Bailee Lopes, Sean Amos, Sarah Snyder, Arida Rivera, Bre Palmer, Andrea Eversley, Michael Entin, Tom Bletsis, Chris McKenna, James Gaiero, Lovely Hoffman, Justin Davis, Grace Aiello Antczak, Mateo Philip Arnold, Gary M. Bloom, David S. Bookbinder, Tracy Coffey, Brendan Edwards, Vasilah Ellison, Jasmin Gomes, Ian Dylan Hunt, Madison LaPlante, David Marchant, Casey McNeal, Rickland Powell, Sheena Maxine Pruiett, Anne Reardon, Johnny X Rook, Jordan Thompson, Christopher Wyman

Synopsis: The joyous, emotional and heart-breaking celebration of the life and music of Whitney Houston, the greatest female R&B pop vocalist of all time. Tracking her journey from obscurity to musical super stardom.

Release Date: December 21, 2022 (USA) | Length: Unknown | Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music | MPAA Rating: Unknown | Note(s): Original announcement. Patricia Houston is a producer on this project. Stella Meghie was originally set to direct this film, but seems to have been replaced but remains an executive producer. Also Moses Ingram name no longer appears in the updated cast list. I wasn’t able to identify Ronald Boone.