Ashton Sanders to play the role of 'Bobby Brown' in his upcoming biopic
by Mahima Jhawar | Wed, 22 Sep 2021 01:21:04 GMT
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Ashton Durand Sanders, typically known as Ashton Sanders is a renowned American actor wel known for his works in movies like Moonlight (2006), All Day And A Night (2020), Straight Outta Compton (2015), Judas And the Black Messiah (2021), The Equalizer (2014), The Retrieval (2013), the Equalizer 2 (2018), Captive State (2019), Native State (2019), Dead Women Walking (2018), Dalida (2016) and many others.

His works made him eligible to get reputed nominations and awards like the MTV Movie Awards. His most famous work is his role of a teenage Chiron in the film Moonlight (2006) that even won an Academy Award. He stars in Hulu's Wu-Tang: An American Saga as a rapstar RZA, the feat which adds more recognition to his fame.

The actor is known for his mod-inspired approach of "Less is More" and is currently obsessed about fashion and is considered as one of the best dressed young actors in Hollywood. His fashion sense is of course on peak levels and why it shouldn't be ? As the young achiever is the son of Rodney, a former men's fashion designer known for his fashion sense.

Self-care between work and latest fashion updates are his current new hobbies, as reported by The Hollywood Reporter. 

The following picture is set to provide a glimpse of his love for fashion -

Image source - DROME

The 25-year-old actor is now set up to play big leads and his casting in the role of "Bobby Brown" in the upcoming film of Whitney Houston's Biopic,  undoubtedly proves the same. This is great gig for the young actor. The role of 'Houston' will be played by Naomi Ackie in the upcoming movie based upon this renowned music icon.

The name of the movie is decided, it is "I Wanna Dance With Somebody". The screenplay of the movie is written by Anthony McCarten with Kasi Lemmons directing the feature. Along with being the screenplay writer, McCarten shall also serve as one of the producers of the film. His production house namely Muse of Fire Productions will team up with the other producers and production houses like Houstan Estate, Clive Davis (a Grammy award winning music producer), Primary Wave Music, Compelling Pictures, Black Label Media and Jackson Pictures.

But some might think, who is Whitney Houston after all?

Let me make it clear to you to fulfill your curiosity.

Whitney Elizabeth Houston, typically known as Whitney Houston is an American singer cum actress. Her best-selling works in music have achieved her huge recognition and her sale for the same is huge, that is over 200 million records approximately, shipped and sent worldwide!

She is highly recognized for her big hits in the music industry and has earned her many respectable awards. Her songs and albums like I Will Always Love You (The Bodyguard 1992 - original soundtrack), I Have Nothing, I Wanna Dance With Somebody (1987), I Look To You (2009), My Love Is Your Love (1998), Whitney (1987), Whitney Houston (1985), I'm Your Baby Tonight (1990) and others have been highly popular.

The famous singer has also marked her presence as a decent actor in Hollywood and her presence as an actress can be seen in movies like The BODYGUARD (1992), Whitney (2018), Rodgers And Hammerstein's Cinderella (1997), Sparkle (2012), Waiting To Exhale (1992), Whitney: Can I Be Me (2017) and others.

Here, have a look of this great musical icon and a decent actress to know what she looks like!

source - Youtube

Her music feature is so enchanting and magnificent that made her one of the most renowned and highest album selling and record breaking singer.

Looking forward to her biography to know how she became such a sensation from a common person, this is totally going to be very inspiring and looks like a worth watch!

Eagerly waiting for the release.

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