Jennifer Hudson Biography (Wikipedia)
Jennifer Kate Hudson (born September 12, 1981) is an American singer, actress and spokesperson. She rose to fame in 2004 as a finalist on the third season of American Idol, coming in seventh place.
As an actress, she made her film debut portraying Effie White in Dreamgirls, for which she gained worldwide acclaim and won an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, a BAFTA Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Supporting Actress. She has also appeared in such films as Sex and the City, The Secret Life of Bees and Black Nativity. She has made numerous television appearances, including guest roles on Smash, Empire and Inside Amy Schumer. In 2015 she made her Broadway debut in the role of Shug Avery in the 2015 revival of The Color Purple.
As a singer, Hudson has released three studio albums. Her debut album Jennifer Hudson, released in 2008, debuted at number two on the Billboard 200 and was certified gold by the RIAA, with sales exceeding a million copies worldwide. The record was nominated for four Grammy Awards, winning the 2009 Grammy Award for Best R&B Album. Her second album I Remember Me, released in 2011, also debuted at number two on the Billboard 200 and was certified gold by the RIAA. Her third and most recent album JHUD peaked in the top ten and featured the Grammy-nominated track "It's Your World".
- Jennifer Hudson serenades Trevorhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01tdfk8.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01tdfk8.jpg2014-03-06T15:17:00.000ZOscar AND Grammy winner Jennifer Hudson serenades Trevor.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01tdfkv
Jennifer Hudson serenades Trevor
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