(Whitney Houston with Sparkle co-star, Jordin Sparks)

Before her untimely death, Whitney Houston sat down with Entertainment Tonight to discuss her role in the film re-make of the 1976 cult classic, Sparkle. According to ET’s Mark Steines, Houston appeared to be excited and happy to be back on the big screen.

Check out the video:

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Sparkle is a film about three sisters from Harlem that form a singing group in the late 1950’s and is loosely based on the story of  The Supremes.

The movie is set to open in theatres August 17th.

Source: Essence.com