YaYa DaCosta

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First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 2 reports

See Yaya Dacosta As Whitney Houston in Lifetime Biopic

Entertainment Tonight went on the set of the Whitney Houston biopic to get a sneak peek of the behind-the-scenes action. ET spoke with Angela Bassett, the film's director, about all the controversy—from Whitney's daughter Bobbi Kristina's objection to ... [Published Essence Magazine - 16 hours ago]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 5 reports

Yaya DaCosta Becomes Whitney Houston in Behind-the-Scenes Biopic Clip (Watch)

Jul 24, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment*Whether Cissy Houston likes it or not, the biopic on her daughter Whitney is moving forward.Behind-the-scenes footage from Entertainment Tonight shows Yaya DaCosta in character as the late singer introducing Bobby ... [Published EURweb - 20 hours ago]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Whitney Houston's Mother Cissy Slams Upcoming Biopic

Cissy Houston and Whitney Houston are seen on Sept. 30, 2010 in New York City. Theo Wargo/Child/Cissy Houston, 80, is not happy about Lifetime's upcoming biopic about her late daughter.Whitney Houston's mother spoke to Entertainment Tonight on Tuesday ... [Published ABC News - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Culture Shock: Everybody’s delicious

Get over your fear of zombiesIf you consider yourself a connoisseur of quality television, the horror genre or scruffy handsome guys wielding crossbows, you should be watching “ The Walking Dead .” But if you’re like us, zombies just … Freak. You. Ou ... [Published Ink Kansas City - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Whitney Houston Biopic: Listen to Deborah Cox Sing "I Will Always Love You" (VIDEO)

Sign in to get points for watching videos you love.Credit:AOLWe’ve already got the first look of Yaya DaCosta as Whitney Houston for the late singer’s Lifetime biopic, Whitney Houston , and we’ve also seen first look of Arlen Escarpeta as Bobby Brown. ... [Published PB Pulse - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Whitney Houston's Mother Cissy Responds to Lifetime Biopic: 'Please Let Her Rest'

The late Whitney Houston's family is not supporting Lifetime's highly anticipated biopic on the legendary singer.On Tuesday, Whitney's mother Cissy Houston told ET exclusively that the family is "exhausted" by the "continuing misinformation and comments ... [Published PB Pulse - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Tom Ford Fall Campaign features Trans Model

American fashion designer Tom Ford will include a transgender model in his Fall 2014 collection campaign, it has been revealed.Valentjin de Hingh (right) with Yaya DaCostaThe Texan will include 24 year-old transgender Dutch model Valentijn de Hingh alongside ... [Published OutMost - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 2 reports

Deborah Cox Sings ‘I Will Always Love You’ For Whitney Houston Biopic [AUDIO]

Deborah Cox is giving you her best impression of Whitney Houston in a new clip from the the diva’s biopicLifetime may not need permisson from the Houstons to have Whitney’s music in its upcoming production after all! Producers found a way around their ... [Published Michigan Chronicle - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

Keke Palmer explains passing on Whitney film

Friendship played a key role in South Suburban native Keke Palmer’s decision to not play the title role in an upcoming TV movie about Whitney Houston.Palmer is friends with Houston’s daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brow n and told The Grio’s Chris Witherspoon, ... [Published Voices - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Tom Ford presents his AW14 handbag collection, and it's awesome

© Johnny Dufort/Tom FordWell there you have it, another designer handbag to add to the Christmas wishlist. Tom Ford has unveiled his Autumn/Winter 2014 collection, and it's given us major handbag envy. Look at those shiny clutch bags. That jewel red clutch ... [Published Handbag.com - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Keke Palmer details why she passed on Whitney Houston biopic

LOS ANGELES, July 18 (UPI) -- Keke Palmer has explained why she passed on Lifetime's Whitney Houston biopic.The 20-year-old Just Keke host addressed the issue in an interview with Chris Witherspoon of The Grio. Palmer has appeared in three Lifetime original ... [Published UPI - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Tom Ford Taps Yaya DaCosta and Trans Model Valentjin de Hingh For Fall C...

Pictured: Yaya DaCosta (left) and Valentjin de Hingh (right) for Tom Ford Fall 2014.Tom Ford revealed his new fall/winter womenswear campaign, showcasing the diversity of female beauty with rising stars such as Gigi Hadid, Yaya DaCosta, and trans model ... [Published Gay.com - Jul 18 2014]

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7 Biopics That Stirred Up Big Controversy [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - 12 hours ago]
See Yaya Dacosta As Whitney Houston in Lifetime... [Published Essence Magazine - 16 hours ago]
Yaya DaCosta Becomes Whitney Houston in Behind-... [Published EURweb - 20 hours ago]
Whitney Houston's mother slams biopic. [Published Australian Women's Weekly - Jul 24 2014]
Let Whitney rest: Mother slams makers of her bi... [Published Press Trust of India - Jul 24 2014]
Let Whitney rest: Mother slams makers of her bi... [Published Business Standard India - Jul 24 2014]
Whitney Houston's mom is against Lifetime biopic [Published CNN - Jul 23 2014]
Angela Bassett Addresses Whitney Houston Drama:... [Published PB Pulse - Jul 23 2014]
Whitney Houston's Mother Cissy Slams Upcoming B... [Published ABC News - Jul 23 2014]
Culture Shock: Everybody’s delicious [Published Ink Kansas City - Jul 23 2014]
Whitney Houston Biopic: Listen to Deborah Cox S... [Published PB Pulse - Jul 22 2014]
Whitney Houston's Mother Cissy Responds to Life... [Published PB Pulse - Jul 22 2014]
Tom Ford Fall Campaign features Trans Model [Published OutMost - Jul 22 2014]
Deborah Cox Sings ‘I Will Always Love You’ For ... [Published Michigan Chronicle - Jul 20 2014]
Keke Palmer explains passing on Whitney film [Published Voices - Jul 20 2014]
Audio Leaks for “I Will Always Love You” from L... [Published Softpedia - Jul 20 2014]
Whishaw to replace Firth as voice of ‘Paddington’ [Published Arab Times - Jul 20 2014]
Tom Ford presents his AW14 handbag collection, ... [Published Handbag.com - Jul 18 2014]
Keke Palmer details why she passed on Whitney H... [Published UPI - Jul 18 2014]
Tom Ford Taps Yaya DaCosta and Trans Model Vale... [Published Gay.com - Jul 18 2014]
Deborah Cox to Provide Vocals in Whitney Housto... [Published Urban Mecca - Jul 17 2014]
Houston film coming — but NOT Whitney’s voice [Published Voices - Jul 16 2014]
Deborah Cox Sings Whitney Houston Songs For Lif... [Published WDIA-AM 1070 - Jul 16 2014]
Whitney Houston Biopic Reoortedly Will Feature ... [Published 92.9 WLMI - Jul 16 2014]
Lifetime Orders Second Season of ‘Little Women:... [Published The Wrap - Jul 16 2014]
Belizean-born Arlen Escarpeta will play Bobby B... [Published Amandala Online - Jul 15 2014]
Whitney Houston Biopic Introduces Arlen Escarpe... [Published Urban Mecca - Jul 15 2014]
Whitney Houston Biopic Casts Bobby Brown Actor ... [Published Jezebel - Jul 15 2014]
Arlen Escarpeta Joins Whitney Houston Biopic as... [Published EURweb - Jul 15 2014]
Here’s Your First Look at Whitney Houston and B... [Published Softpedia - Jul 15 2014]
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7 Biopics That Stirred Up Big Controversy [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - 12 hours ago]
Bringing the life of an icon to the big screen is no easy feat, as someone — whether the family or the fans of the movie’s star subject — always seems to be let down by the portrayal. The latest such example? Whitney Houston’s mom has recently spoken ...
17-Year-Old Zendaya Cast in Lifetime’s Aaliyah ... [Published TIME.com - Jun 17 2014]
The Lifetime channel’s department of R&B biopics is on a roll with casting news lately. Last week it announced that America’s Next Top Model alumna Yaya DaCosta will play Whitney Houston in the television movie about her life, and on Monday the network ...
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