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Word around Tinseltown is that a remake is being made for the 1992 hit ‘The Bodyguard.’ Whitney Houston was originally the film’s starlet, but there are talks of which hot singer should play the character ‘Rachel.’ 

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Rihanna, Lady Gaga, and Beyonce’s names were all thrown around in the hopes that one of them will be able to capture Whitney’s essence in the movie. Actor Channing Tatum has been slated to play Kevin Costner’s character ‘Frank,’ who was a retired secret service agent.

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Whitney Houston did an amazing job in her break out role in ‘The Bodyguard,’ but who can be her replacement? GlobalGrind took on the daunting task of finding today’s top singers who could possibly walk in the shoes of Whitney.

Find out who GlobalGrind thinks should play Whitney Houston in ‘The Bodyguard’ on the next few pages!


Lady Gaga dedicated one of her Grammy awards to Whitney Houston, citing that Whitney was an inspiration to her which makes Gaga the perfect lady to star in the new ‘The Bodyguard’ remake.


Beyonce is the ultimate new age diva, and Whitney was the top diva of the 90s. Beyonce has great vocals, perfect stage presence, and a show that sells out Madison Square Garden. She’s perfect to play Whitney.


Taylor Swift had two of the biggest selling records in the last three years. Taylor doesn’t have much acting experience, but she had a small role in the movie ‘Valentines Day.’ She may do well as ‘Rachel’ in ‘The Bodyguard’ remake.


Jennifer Hudson has some of the strongest vocals in the music industry. She won an Oscar for her performance in the movie ‘Dream Girls,’ and she sang a classic ballet that earned her rave reviews. Perfect reason why she’d be a great Whitney Houston.


Alicia Keys knows how to work a stage, and so does Whitney. Plus, Alicia Keys has been seen with her bodyguard by her side more and more often.


Rihanna is a firecracker and she has a hunky white bodyguard to help her battle the cobble stoned streets. Looks like she’s already assuming the role of ‘Rachel’ in ‘The Bodyguard.’


UK singer Jessie J is the next big international star. She has amazing vocals and could do

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