Naomi Ackie took 6 months to 'feel comfortable' speaking  like Whitney Houston

Naomi Ackie took six months to feel "comfortable" speaking like Whitney Houston.

The 30-year-old actress stars as the late iconic singer in the biopic 'I Wanna Dance with Somebody', and she was coached by the same movement coach Austin Butler used for 'Elvis' and Rami Malek for his portrayal of Freddie Mercury in 'Bohemian Rhapsody'.

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