"American Idol" winner Jordin Sparks and Mike Epps are set to star in Sony Pictures' remake of "Sparkle," while Whitney Houston is in negotiations.
ARC Entertainment has acquired family comedy "The Greening of Whitney Brown" for U.S. distribution, with a VOD premiere set for October followed by a Nov. 11 theatrical release.
Whitney Holland has been named VP of program planning and scheduling for Animal Planet.
"They say it takes 10 years to make a good comedian," notes the 24-year-old D.C. native, reaffirming her commitment to a regimen that can include as many as three gigs a night at separate L.A.-area…
The magic and charm of Rodgers-Hammerstein-Lindsay-Crouse 1959 stage hit are sharply blended in this filmic translation which emerges one of the top musicals to reach the screen.