The long-awaited release date for the remake of “Sparkle” has finally been revealed. Sony Pictures has announced that the film will hit theaters on August 10, 2012 reports IndieWire.

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The flick boasts an all-star cast, which includes Whitney Houston, Jordin Sparks, Tika Sumpter, Mike Epps, Cee Lo Green and Derek Luke. Grammy-winning singer R. Kelly is also on board to create original music for the movie.

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Filming for the movie began in October and principal photography has reportedly already wrapped which means that a sneak peak for the film could be on its way!

Are you looking forward to the release of the “Sparkle” remake?


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