She’s been flying below the radar as of late, but Jennifer Hudson is ready to re-emerge with a high-profile and stylish gig. The “American Idol” alum will take the stage at the 2016 CFDA Awards hosted by Joel McHale, next month at the...Show More Summary
The shade was real on Twitter last night as Madonna attempted to pay tribute to Prince during the Billboard Music Awards. Related: This Prince Tribute From Jennifer Hudson And ‘Color Purple’ Cast Will Wreck You The Queen of Pop belted out the late singer’s song “Nothing Compares 2 U” before being joined onstage by the great Stevie Wonder for [...]
It's T-minus two weeks until the 2016 CFDA Awards, presented in an expanded format at the Hammerstein Ballroom for the first time. The awards were almost televised but the industry organization announced via statement last week that it had decided "to not move forward with a television broadcast... Continue reading
One of the biggest successes to ever come out of American Idol might actually be headed for The Voice: Jennifer Hudson is rumored to be among the names being considered to become a coach on The Voice UK in 2017!
Jennifer Hudson waves to onlookers while leaving TAO restaurant on Saturday (May 7) in New York City. The next day, the 34-year-old actress played her final performance in The Color Purple on Broadway. Broadway vet Heather Headley is set to take over her role of Shug Avery going forward. “Wow can’t Believe this time has [...]
Amy Schumer is no stranger to skewering gender politics and social injustices in her Emmy-winning Comedy Central series, “Inside Amy Schumer.” True to form, the opening skit in the May 5 episode tackled the sorts of roles written for...Show More Summary
On last night's episode of Inside Amy Schumer, the comedienne recruited Julianne Moore, Jennifer Hudson, Maggie Gyllenhaal, and Laura Linney to roast one trope you'll recognize from many Hollywood films: the hysterical wife, alone at home, waiting for her husband to call. Steve Buscemi opens the parody, presenting the Academy Award ... More »
Julianne Moore, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jennifer Hudson, Laura Linney (and "presenter" Steve Buscemi) all appeared in the sketch mocking Hollywood gender bias. read more
Jennifer Hudson is getting real about her role on Broadway! On Tuesday, a fan took to Twitter to express outrage over the fact that the soulful singer was not nominated for a Tony Award for her performance in The Color Purple. Related: Jennifer Will Star In Hairspray Live! The JHud supporter wrote: Ultimate snub of @IAMJHUD for the #TonyAwards. [...]
Jennifer Hudson Says She Was “Used” By Broadway The nominations for the Tony Awards, recognizing outstanding performances on Broadway plays, were announced earlier today. Fan-favorite Hamilton broke records with an astounding 16 nominations for the production. But there was
Oscar- and Grammy-winner Jennifer Hudson won't be getting a Tony anytime soon—even though she's one of the stars of the musical revival of The Color Purple, which was nominated for 4 Tonys on May 3, she wasn't among the nominees. According...Show More Summary
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Nominations for the Tony Awards, the Tony Awards of awards shows, were announced Tuesday morning, and boy is everyone the theatre world, the theatre world of worlds, in a tizzy over Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Hamilton breaking the record for number given to a single production. Show More Summary
The 2016 Tony nominations dropped Tuesday morning, and one star’s name was conspicuously absent from the list: Jennifer Hudson, who’s earned laudatory reviews for her turn as Shug Avery in the revival of The Color Purple that opened on Broadway in December.
When the Tony nominations were announced this morning, most people were quick to analyze just exactly how well Hamilton fared. (Record breaking! Surprised?) But when the initial excitement dissipated a bit, one thespian spoke out regarding her lack of nomination — and her subsequent lack of surprise. Jennifer Hudson, who ... More »
'I hope he felt it,' the actress said on the red carpet.
Jennifer Hudson is responding to her nomination snub from the 2016 Tony Awards for her performance in The Color Purple, one of the biggest hits on Broadway this season. A fan tweeted at the Oscar-winning actress, “Ultimate snub of @IAMJHUD for the #TonyAwards. Her performance was great for it being her first time in Broadway.” [...]
Damn, Jennifer Hudson is fun-ny. She had us cracking up all night as she posted snippets of her H&M tulle train, first sitting pretty on the couch, then looking fierce on the Met Gala stairs - paired with Paul Andrew heels and over $1.5...Show More Summary
Jennifer Hudson wore a white H&M gown to the met gala, and though it wasn't quite as Cinderella-esque as Claire Danes's light-up dress, it certainly held its own. And she had all the photo moments to prove it. Ariana Grande had quite the tulle ensemble at the Time 100 Gala ... More »
Will Jonathan Groff nab a nod for Hamilton? How about George Takei for Allegiance? Jennifer Hudson for The Color Purple?