'The Wonderful Family of Divas'. 2011 documentary staring Whitney Houston
THE WONDERFUL FAMILY OF DIVAS is a look into one of America’s most musically influential families: the Drinkard family, whose tradition of gospel produced such luminaries as Dionne Warwick, Cissy Houston and Whitney Houston.
Featuring performances, never-before-seen footage and exclusive interviews, the documentary traces the history of song in this talent-infused family and celebrates the spirit, the strength of family, and the power of gospel music to heal, to transcend and to entertain. Starring: Whitney Houston, Dionne Warwick, Cissy Houston and the Sweet Inspirations, The Drinkard Singers, Roberta Flak, Gary Houston and The Drinkard Singers II.
Brought to you by veteran documentary filmmaker Gary Keys, THE WONDERFUL FAMILY OF DIVAS honors a family that has helped to define the culture of popular music and has influenced generations of music lover.
DIRECTOR: Gary Keys
Producer: Douglas Durst (exec)
Editor: Emily Morse
Principal Cast: Whitney Houston, Dianne Warwick, The Drinkard Singers, Cissy Houston