Director Salim Akil and Mara Brok Akil brought back the magic of the cult classic movie Sparkle! With an all-star cast of Whitney Houston, Jordin Sparks, Derek Luke, Mike Epps, Carmen Ejojo, Tika Sumpter, Cee-Lo and the ultra-sexy Omari Hardwick (good grief).
Musical prodigy, Sparkle (JordinSparks) struggles to become a star while overcoming issues that are tearing her family apart. From an affluent Detroit area and daughter to a single mother (Whitney Houston), she tries to balance a new romance with music manager, Stix (Derek Luke) while dealing with the unexpected challenges her new life will bring as she and her two sisters (Carmen Ejogo and Tika Sumpter) strive to become a dynamic singing group during the Motown-era.
Check out the trailer below and don’t miss the final performance of Whitney Houston this weekend in Sparkle!