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Yaya Dacosta

PHOTO: First Look At Yaya DaCosta As Whitney Houston

The Huffington Post | Jessica Dickerson | Posted 07.11.2014 | Black Voices

It's finally here. We knew that Yaya DaCosta was cast as Whitney Houston in the upcoming biopic, but we've been waiting to see her all done up for ...

Why Bobbi Kristina Just Called Angela Basset A 'Bitch'

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 07.08.2014 | Black Voices

In recent years Bobbi Kristina has expressed her interest to portray her mother, Whitney Houston, in a biopic. And with the announcement of Yaya DaCo...

Whitney Houston Lifetime Movie Casts Its Lead

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 06.07.2014 | Entertainment

Yaya DaCosta will play legendary singer Whitney Houston in Lifetime's biopic, due out in 2015, TVLine reported. DaCosta made her small-screen debut...

What Actress Yaya DaCosta Wants Latinos To Learn About Race

NBC Latino | Nina Terrero | Posted 08.22.2013 | Latino Voices

“The Butler” has catapulted to the top of the box office largely because of the poignant way the film addresses black-white race relations in Amer...

Reality Stars Who Make It To The Big Screen

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 08.07.2013 | Entertainment

Former "Bachelor" contestant and "Bachelorette" headliner Ali Fedotowsky is the latest reality star to land herself a movie role. Fedotowsky ended her...

PHOTOS: Yaya's Big Hair And Bigger Career Moves

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 04.23.2012 | Black Voices

Is one of America's next top models poised to be America's next top actress? That's definitely the goal if you ask Yaya DaCosta. The runner-up in ...

SLIDESHOW: Bill Clinton Receives 'Champion Of Peace' Award For Work Supporting Women

The Huffington Post | Emily Heinz | Posted 11.21.2011 | Impact

Former President Bill Clinton joked as he accepted an award Thursday night, thanking supporters of women's causes for trying to offset the mistakes of...

Yaya DaCosta Yearns For Balance And Good Flats

Posted 11.30.2011 | Women

HuffPost Women and Laura Brown, Features/Special Projects Director of Harper's Bazaar, had a chat with actress Yaya DaCosta at the recent 2011 WIE Sym...