Overview

Musical prodigy, Sparkle (Jordin Sparks) struggles to become a star while overcoming issues that are tearing her family apart. From an affluent Detroit area and daughter to a single mother (Whitney Houston), she tries to balance a new romance with music manager Stix (Derek Luke) while dealing with the unexpected challenges her new life will bring as she and her two sisters (Carmen Ejogo and Tika Sumpter) strive to become a dynamic singing group during the Motown-era.

  1. Salim Akil

    Director

  2. Mara Brock Akil

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Whitney Houston

    Whitney Houston

    Emma

  2. Cee Lo Green

    Cee Lo Green

    The girls' opening act

  3. Derek Luke

    Derek Luke

    Stix

  4. Mike Epps

    Mike Epps

    Satin

  5. Carmen Ejogo

    Carmen Ejogo

    Sister Williams

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Sparkle
Sparkle

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Status Released

Release Information

  • August 17, 2012
    PG-13, Theatrical

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 56m

Budget $14,000,000.00

Revenue $24,637,469.00

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