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  1. Is the Music Industry Accurately Portrayed in Movies?

    3:57 pm 8/16/2012

    We ask the cast of 'Sparkle' including recording artist Jordin Sparks if the music industry is accurately portrayed in movies.Read more

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  2. 'Sparkle' Sisters on Building an 'Authentic' Family Dynamic (Video)

    12:35 pm 8/16/2012

    Jordin Sparks, Carmen Ejogo and Tika Sumpter tell THR that "family is everything" in the Sony/TriStar remake. Read more

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  3. Sparkle: Film Review

    10:15 am 8/16/2012

    In her final acting role, Whitney Houston portrays the imperious matriarch of a late '60s-era girl group featuring Jordin Sparks as an aspiring soul diva.Read more

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  4. Carmen Ejogo, Tika Sumpter and Jordin Sparks on Playing Sisters in 'Sparkle'

    1:11 pm 8/14/2012

    We ask the stars of Salim Akil's drama how they were able to pull together the chemistry of playing three sisters.Read more

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  5. The Guys of 'Sparkle' on What we Can Expect

    1:01 pm 8/10/2012

    "The music and the clothes and the storyline, they won't necessarily focus on the time I don't think, I think they will just enjoy the film. And then through out the film they will get a chance to say that and do that then" Mike Epps said about their movie that is set in Detroit in the 1960s. Read more

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  6. Remembering Whitney Houston: Jordin Sparks Shares the Real Story Behind 'I Have Nothing' (Video)

    11:25 pm 8/9/2012

    The "Sparkle" star tells THR her favorite memory of working with the late music icon.Read more

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  7. 'Sparkle' Power Couple Open Up About Whitney Houston's Final Performance

    9:00 am 8/9/2012

    "I'm not saying I was oblivious to who Whitney Houston was," Salim tells THR of the singer, who died of a drug-related drowning. "I grew up around people with a bunch of serious problems."Read more

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  8. Hollywood's Undercover Hitmakers: Salim and Mara Brock Akil

    9:00 am 8/9/2012

    They're black, Muslim and gorgeous in an industry not known for its diverse embrace. Yet the husband and wife have made one Hollywood winner after another, and now have Whitney Houston's final film, "Sparkle," as their biggest bet yet.Read more

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  9. 'Sparkle' Cast on Whitney Houston

    4:08 pm 8/7/2012

    Jordin Sparks and her co-stars from Salim Akil's drama share what it was like working with music icon Whitney Houston.Read more

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  10. Whitney Houston's Final Performance Teased in 'Sparkle' Trailer (Video)

    9:20 pm 8/4/2012

    Cee-Lo Green’s rendition of "I’m a Man” serves as a backdrop for a quick look at the late singer's role in the film. Read more

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