Whitney's Final Bow

Samuels, Allison
July 2012
Newsweek;7/16/2012, Vol. 160 Issue 3, p50
The article discusses motion picture producers Mara Brock Akil and her husband Salim Akil as of July 16, 2012, focusing on their remake of the 1976 film "Sparkle" which features singer and actress Whitney Houston in her final film role. The Akils work on the television program "Being Mary Jane," starring Gabrielle Union, is also mentioned.


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