India.Arie, Russell Simmons and others celebrate this week.
Singer Cissy Houston was born on Sept. 30, 1933, in Newark, New Jersey.
Plus, words from August Alsina and NeNe Leakes.
Cissy Houston blasts network for going forward with film, "in spite of family's objections."
Check out our picks to play Whitney, Bobby, Cissy and the rest.
Words of wisdom from the late icon.