The 21-year-old actress told the mag about Whitney Houston playing her mom, “She was so cool and very motherly toward me. If I ever looked like I needed something, here she came saying ‘Are you okay?’”
A remake of the 1976 film, Sparkle follows the three Williams sisters, who begin singing in their church choir in Harlem in the late 1950s and go on to become a successful girl group.
Sparkle is expected to debut on August 1st.
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