‘Sparkle’ screens on Martha’s Vineyard

A well-connected crowd turned out on Martha’s Vineyard Monday for a private screening of “Sparkle,’’ the new film starring the late Whitney Houston. Producer Debra Martin Chase hosted the event in Oak Bluffs for an audience that included Attorney General Eric Holder, Obama adviser (and Vineyard summer resident) Valerie Jarrett, Harvard prof (and Vineyard summer resident) Henry Louis Gates Jr., actor Chris Tucker, “CBS This Morning’’ host Gayle King, and Sony Corp. CEO Michael Lynton.


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