Yaya DaCosta cast as Whitney Houston in Lifetime's biopic

Yaya DaCosta cast as Whitney Houston in Lifetime's biopic
Tyra taught her to smize, but will Yaya sing too?

EW has confirmed that Yaya DaCosta, who made her television debut in Cycle 3 of America’s Top Model, has been cast to play Whitney Houston in Lifetime’s upcoming biopic. The Brown graduate (as she frequently reminded us on the show) has made a name for herself since taking second place in the modeling competition, nabbing acting roles in All My Children, Ugly Betty, House, and even Lee Daniel’s The Butler.

TVLine first reported the news DaCosta’s casting. Lifetime previously announced that Oscar Winner Angela Bassett (who appeared
See full article at EW.com - Inside TV »

Similar News