Bobbi Kristina Brown cast in Tyler Perry's TV show "For Better or Worse"

Whitney Houston and her daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown arrive at the 2011 Pre-Grammy Gala and Salute To Industry Icons, honoring David Geffen, at Beverly Hilton on Feb. 12, 2011, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Jason Merritt/Getty Images

Whitney Houston and her daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown at the 2011 Pre-Grammy Gala on Feb. 12, 2011, in Beverly Hills, Calif.
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(CBS News) Bobbi Kristina Brown, the daughter of Bobby Brown and the late Whitney Houston, is headed to TV.

The 19-year-old Brown, will have a recurring role on TBS' comedy "Tyler Perry's For Better or Worse," according to the Hollywood Reporter.

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.Brown told Oprah Winfrey in an interview last month that she wanted to be an entertainer.

"I have to carry on the legacy," said Brown to Winfrey. "We're going to do the singing thing. Some acting, some dancing."

The TBS show about the struggles of marriage is based on characters from Perry's movies "Why Did I Get Married?" and Why Did I Get Married Too?" The network announced in February that it would order 35 more episodes of  the show, according to THR.

The second season of "For Better or Worse" is scheduled to premiere in July on TBS.


  • Camille Mann

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