BET brings you your favorite films with “Star Cinema.” Celebrating African-American achievement in film, “Star Cinema” showcases popular Black films for your enjoyment. Tune in for the biggest names in Black entertainment and get your dose of comedy, drama and action-packed thrills. Sit back, relax and don’t forget the popcorn!
Sparkle's sister, whose name is Sister, was portrayed in the 1976 version by Lonette McKee (left). In the latest incarnation, she is portrayed by Carmen Ejogo (right). She is the lead singer in the group Sister and the Sisters (which also consists of Sparkle and Delores) and must contend with the pressures of being a lead singer.
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