(CNN)Dionne Warwick is not connected committee with the forthcoming Whitney Houston biopic.
Warwick, who is simply a relative of the precocious singer who died successful 2012 astatine the property of 48 after an accidental drowning, told the Los Angeles Times "I privation them to fto Whitney remainder successful peace."
"Leave her alone," Warwick said. "Ten years [since she died] — it's clip to fto her sleep."
"I Wanna Dance with Somebody," is acceptable to prima British histrion Naomi Ackie arsenic Houston and Ashton Sanders arsenic vocalist Bobby Brown, who was joined to Houston from 1992 to 2007.
The movie has been approved by Houston's estate, is being produced by her mentor Clive Davis who signed her to Arista Records and directed by Kasi Lemmons.