Will Idris Elba Play Bobby Brown In The Upcoming Whitney Houston Biopic?

As reported by MSDTV, a Whitney Houston bio-pic based on Cissy Houston’s upcoming memoir is in the works and it looks like Idris Elba is the favorite to play Bobby Brown…

While Jennifer Hudson and Halle Berry’s names are still being tossed around for the starring role, Anthony Mackey and Idris Elba are being sought after for the role of Bobby Brown.
According to reports, Bobbi Kristina will be playing herself – while Dianne Carroll and James Earl Jones are on the wish list to play Whitney’s parents John and Cissy.

Insiders claim the film will give a vivid image of Whitney’s drug use and her rocky marriage to Bobby Brown.

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