WATCH: Angela Bassett dives into details about Lifetime’s explosive Whitney Houston biopic in a new revealing interview with Sway Calloway

After Lifetime’s Aaliyah: Princess Of R&B movie left folks screw-facing and eye-rolling Angela Bassett must really be feeling the pressure to deliver excellence with her Whitney Houston biopic airing January 17th, this is Bassett’s first directing gig and she’s faced with the task of pleasing the icon’s millions of fans across the globe by producing a quality film that’s both accurate and dignified..

She recently opened up about Whitney’s troubled past and the controversy surrounding the film in a new interview with Sway Calloway, lift the lid to check it out..