With less than four months until opening night, the producers of the Broadway production of "The Color Purple" have released a music video featuring Jennifer Hudson and Cynthia Erivo singing the show's title song. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. Show More Summary
Courtesy of Marcus Mam / Trunk Archive Talking about her Broadway debut in The Color Purple, the musical revival in which she’ll portray the glamorous, formidable blues singer Shug Avery, Jennifer Hudson can’t contain herself. Her voice catches fire, its pitch rising higher and higher, and she speaks faster and faster. Show More Summary
Photo by Matthew Murphy This arrangement of the title song from the musical Tony-nominated score is certainly going to whet the appetites of JHud fans — along with those eagerly waiting to experience Cynthia Erivo's musical talents.Show More Summary
Jennifer Hudson is heading to Broadway in The Color Purple! Watch the music video for the title song here:
News has emerged Jennifer Hudson may be in talks to play Aretha Franklin in the legendary singer's biopic.
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Two prominent actresses have just nabbed a couple of juicy roles in a pair of high-profile biopics. Jennifer Hudson is in talks to play Aretha Franklin in an upcoming biopic, as has long been rumored, while Laura Linney is joining Tom Hanks in Clint Eastwood‘s Sully Sullenberger movie. Show More Summary
According to The Wrap, Jennifer Hudson is in early talks to play Aretha Franklin in a biopic that’s being developed by Straight Outta Compton producer Scott Bernstein. The Wrap cites the ever-trustworthy “individual familiar with the project,” as well as a report from The Tracking Board, both of which apparently came upon this information separately. Show More Summary
Jennifer Hudson showed us once again that the "short hair, don't care" mantra is one we can all get behind. The singer and "The Color Purple" star showed off her new 'do on Instagram this past weekend with the caption, "Who needs hair, when u serving face!" Few truer words have been spoken, Ms. Show More Summary
After the success of Straight Outta Compton — it garnered a whopping $60.2 million at the box office on opening weekend alone and sparked the release of a new Dr. Dre album — the movie’s producer is reportedly eyeing Jennifer Hudson for a role in a biopic about Aretha Franklin. The Wrap reports that Compton […]
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Well this sounds great! Producer Scott Bernstein's most recent movie Straight Outta Compton was extremely successful and he's now looking to move on to his next project — an Aretha Franklin biopic! The Untitled Aretha Franklin Project has been in development for years and will depict the singer's rise to stardom in the ‘60s and ‘70s as [...]
As Tracking Board first reported and The Wrap confirmed, Jennifer Hudson is in talks to star in an Aretha Franklin biopic from Straight Outta Compton producer Scott Bernstein. The biopic, which has Franklin's approval, would focus in equal parts on her singing career and her marriage to abusive manager Ted... More »
Post by Adriana Velez. "Who needs hair?" That's what a buzz-cropped Jennifer Hudson said when she posted a photo of herself. It's a question a lot of us ask ourselves through the dog days of summer, but how many of us would look this good without our hair? Hudson showed off her dramatic new look on Instagram and we're feeling inspired by it... Show More Summary
Terrence Howard can't talk about Friday's testimony -- that his make-out scene with Jennifer Hudson triggered an insane reaction from then-wife Michelle Ghent -- but he was quick to tell us how Lucious Lyon would handle…