Naomie Ackie - I Wanna Dance With Somebody (2022)

Whitney Houston Biopic I Wanna Dance With Somebody Gets New Trailer


Don’t you wanna dance‘? You might be on boxing day when Sony Pictures release I Wanna Dance With Somebody. Today we get a look at the second UK Trailer, as Naomie Ackie hits the high note in the Whitney Houston Biopic.

Off course we know this is the day after Christmas day when you’ll be recovering from one too many mince pies. The hangover might still be hurting, however the film might be that kick you need.  After several documentaries on Houston digging into the stars tragic dark side, this film celebrates what made the pop star an icon.

Kasi Lemmons direct with Ackie as Houston. Named after her classic song the film follows from her days in her local church choir.  Leading up to the man who discovered Whitney, Clive Davis when she was struggling to mark a mark on the industry. That meet leads to her selling out stadiums and signing the U.S national anthem at Superbowl 1991.

The trailer reveals some new footage highlighting the good and heart-breaking times…

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I Wanna Dance with Somebody is a powerful and triumphant celebration of the incomparable Whitney Houston. Directed by Kasi Lemmons, written by Academy Award® nominee Anthony McCarten, produced by legendary music executive Clive Davis and starring BAFTA Award® winner Naomi Ackie, the film is a no-holds-barred portrait of the complex and multifaceted woman behind The Voice. From New Jersey choir girl to one of the best-selling and most awarded recording artists of all time, audiences are taken on an inspirational, poignant—and so emotional—journey through Houston’s trailblazing life and career, with show-stopping performances and a soundtrack of the icon’s most beloved hits as you’ve never heard them before.

Don’t you wanna dance?

The rest of the cast will include Stanley Tucci, Tamara Tunie, Clarke Peters, Ashton Sanders, Nafessa Williams, and Tanner Beard. I Wanna Dance With Somebody will arrive in UK and Irish cinemas on Boxing Day, 26th December (23rd in USA).