Sony has won the bidding rights to “I Wanna Dance With Somebody,” the biopic of singer Whitney Houston.
Whitney Houston is one of the best-known recording artists of all time with hits like “How Will I Know,” “Saving All My Love For You,” and of course, “I Wanna Dance With Somebody.” Houston died in 2012 at the age of 48 and will now be immortalized on the big screen. Anthony McCarten, the writer behind the Queen biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody” will write the screenplay. Houston’s estate has backed the project.
The biopic is set to be released Thanksgiving 2022.