Terrence J Cast in ‘Sparkle’ Remake, and Sony’s ‘Planet B-Boy: Battle of the Year’

Salim Akil and Terrence J

Salim Akil and Terrence J

TV Host and actor Terrence J (Jenkins) announced on twitter that he has a role in the highly anticipated remake of the 1976 musical drama ‘Sparkle.’

Directed by Salim Akil, the film is currently shooting in Detroit with an all-star cast that includes Whitney Houston, Derek Luke, Tika Sumpter, Mike Epps, Michael Beach, Carmen Ejogo, Jordin Sparks, and Omari Hardwick.

The actor was also added to the growing cast of Sony’s 3D dance flick ‘Planet B-Boy: Battle of the year.’ He joins Laz Alonso and Chris Brown. The film is currently shooting in France.

Jenkins’ acting credits include ‘The Heart Specialist,’ ‘Burlesque,’ and BET series ‘The Game.’ He can be seen next in Steve Harvey’s ‘Think Like A Man,’ which is due out in theaters March 9.



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