‘Sparkle’ Trailer: Whitney Houston, Derek Luke, and Tika Sumpter Remake A Classic

It’s finally here! Sony/Tri-Star has released the gorgeous new trailer for Salim Akil‘s Sparkle remake.

Based on Sam O’Steen‘s 1976 original film of the same name, Sparkle stars Omari Hardwick, Whitney Houston, Tika Sumpter, Jordin Sparks, Carmen Ejogo, Cee Lo Green, and Mike Epps. Houston last toplined a starring role in Penny Marshall’s 1996 pic The Preacher’s Wife.

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Sparkle will hit theaters on August 17.