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Whitney Houston's Mother Is Upset Over Lifetime's Upcoming Biopic: "Let Her Rest"

Whitney Houston's mother has expressed that the Houston family is not supporting Lifetime's upcoming biopic about the late singer, which stars Yaya DaCosta.

Currently titled Whitney Houston, the movie will focus more

Bobbi Kristina Slams Cissy Houston's Book as "Disrespectful" to Whitney

There are plenty of people clamoring to read Cissy Houston's tell-all about her daughter Whitney Houston — but Whitney's daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, isn't among them. In fact, she says she and her boyfriend Nick Gordon want "nothing to do with it."

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Cissy Houston Tell-All: Whitney's Mother Opens Up About Singer's Drug Use, Lesbian Rumors

Whitney Houston's mother Cissy Houston has opened up about the late singer in a new memoir, Remembering Whitney, and in an interview with Oprah more


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Cissy Houston On Her Daughter Whitney

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Year Title Description
2012 The View: Episode
Season 16, Episode 36
Episode, Guest
2012 The BET Awards '12 TV Show Series, Performer
2012 The Houstons TV Show Series, Reality Cast Member
2004 Intimate Portrait: Dionne Warwick Episode, Remarks by
1996 The Preacher's Wife Movie, Actor - Mrs. Havergal

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OWN Schedules Downton-Like Drama From Tyler Perry; Oprah to Interview Whitney Houston's Mom

Oprah Winfrey's OWN will premiere two new original series from Tyler Perry — including a Downton Abbey-esque drama — on May 29, OWN Presidents Sheri Salata and Erik Logan announced Saturday at the winter TV previews.

The Haves and the Have Nots will focus on the dynamics and secrets of the wealthy Cryer family and of the family of their maid, Hanna. Love Thy Neighbor, a half-hour comedy, will center on a local diner and all of its zany customers. The two series are part of... read more

Top Moments: True Blood Gets Hot and Heavy and Weeds' Whodunit Shocker

Our top moments of the week:

11. Worst First Date: When single mom-to-be Akua tells Pregnant in Heels' Rosie that she doesn't want to wait until after she gives birth to start dating again, Rosie and a dating expert give her some first-date tips, including "don't talk about the pregnancy." But then on the date, Akua talks the guy's ear off about her cravings, asks if he wants to feel her belly and even cries. (Damn those hormones!) Needless to say, surrogate fatherhood is not in this guy's immediate future.

10. Worst Disguised Diss: On The Real Housewives of New York City, Heather tries to make nice with... read more

Report: Whitney Houston's Mother Refuses to Stay in Hotel Where Daughter Died

Cissy Houston had her reservation changed after she was booked at the same hotel where her daughter Whitney Houston died, TMZ reports.

Houston is in Los Angeles this weekend for the BET Awards, which will feature a tribute to her daughter, who was found dead at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in February. read more

Whitney Houston's Mother to Write a Book About Her Daughter

Whitney Houston's mother, Cissy Houston, has signed a deal to write a book about her late daughter's life, Entertainment Weekly reports.

The currently untitled work is described as Whitney's "unabridged and... read more

Whitney Houston's Will Revealed -- Who Was Left Out?

Whitney Houston's will has been released, and the late singer didn't spread the wealth.

The document released on Wednesday in Atlanta, Ga. names Houston's only daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown as the sole recipient of all the assets, including money, automobiles, jewelry, furniture, clothing and personal effects, Inside Edition reports.

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