‘i Wanna Dance With Somebody’ Cast Member's Transformation Is Remarkable!

By FactsWow Team

Posted on: 20 Dec, 2022

Naomi Ackie as Whitney Houston – ‘How Will I Know’ music video!

Naomi Ackie can be seen as a replica of Whitney Houston’s memorable silver outfit from her 'How Will I Know' music video for Whitney Houston: I Wanna Dance with Somebody.

Credits: Yahoo Life UK

Naomi Ackie and Stanley Tucci as Houston and Clive Davis!

In the film, Stanley Tucci portrays Clive Davis. He did not have to go for inspiration. The legendary record producer serves as one of the producers for the movie.

Credits: Yahoo

Naomi Ackie as Whitney Houston in the 'So Emotional' Music video!

Ackie portrays donning a white tank top, leather jacket, and jeans in the film's poster. Houston wore it in her 'So Emotional' music video and covered art for the track.

Credits: Glitter Magazine

Naomi Ackie as Houston during her South Africa Concert Special!

The film recreates Whitney: The Concert for a New South Africa. It is a special concert Houston filmed in South Africa to honor President Nelson Mandela in November 1994.

Credits: Zimbio

Naomi Ackie as Houston during her 'I Wanna Dance with Somebody’ performance!

Ackie in a similar gold jacket to one Houston wire during the Live form the Arista Records 15th Anniversary Concert. She performed shows stopping rendition of her hit 'I Wanna Dance with Somebody.'

Credits: Purepeople

Naomi Ackie as Houston during her American Music Awards Performance!

Ackie's resemblance to Houston as she recreates her 1994 performance at the American Music Awards, where she performed a medley of 'I Loves You Porgy,' 'I Have Nothing,' and 'I Am Telling You I'm Not Going.'

Credits: Entertainment Weekly

Naomi Ackie as Houston during her Super Bowl performance!

In the movie, during the 1991 Super Bowl, she recreated Houston’s iconic National anthem performance. She put on a patriotic suit and headband on the field.

Credits: The Wrap

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