Whitney Houston 's legacy will live on in a new Lifetime original movie directed by Angela Bassett , who starred alongside the late singer in the 1995 film Waiting to Exhale .
According to the network, the movie, tentatively titled Whitney Houston , will chronicle the singer's tumultuous marriage with Bobby Brown , beginning from their early courtship to their divorce.
"I have such regard for both Whitney’s and Bobby’s amazing talents and accomplishments; and I feel a responsibility in the telling of their story," said Bassett in a statement. "Their humanity and bond fascinates us all. I’m beyond excited to have this opportunity to go behind the camera and into their world."
The film is scheduled for a 2015 premiere.
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