Pop legend Whitney Houston‘s mother Cissy is releasing a memoir about her daughter. Before it even hits shelves, movie producers are searching for the right actors to play the people around her in a biopic. When it comes to casting who will embody the role of Bobby BrownIdris Elba is first on the list.

We think Halle has the resemblance and Hudson(acting chops) has the voice…which is important?

Producers are hoping to get Idris Elba to play Bobby Brown in the upcoming biopic of Whitney Houston’s life because of his acting ability. While producers decide whether they want Elba or Anthony Mackie, who played Tupac in ‘Notorious’, to play Bobby Brown, producers are looking at Jennifer Hudson and Halle Berry to battle it out for the role of WhitneyHouston.

Bobby Brown..hmm?