THE SCREENING ROOM: Highlights From The Bodyguard, Starring Heather Headley (Video)

By Michael Gioia
December 27, 2012

Heather Headley, the Tony Award-winning Aida actress, currently stars in the West End production of The Bodyguard. Here are highlights from the musical, which includes Whitney Houston hits such as "I Have Nothing," "I Will Always Love You" and more. 



Thea Sharrock directs The Bodyguard, based on the Lawrence Kasdan-scripted Warner Bros. film of the same name, which opened Dec. 5 at London's Adelphi Theatre. 

Headley portrays Rachel Marron, and Lloyd Owen is Frank Farmer, the roles made famous on film by the late Houston and Kevin Costner, respectively.

A romantic thriller, The Bodyguard features a multitude of Houston's greatest hits, including "Queen of the Night," "So Emotional," "One Moment in Time," "Saving All My Love," "I'm Your Baby Tonight," "Run to You," "I Have Nothing," "How Will I Know," "I Wanna Dance With Somebody" and "I Will Always Love You."

Watch the musical's trailer: