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Jennifer Hudson Created Giveaway To Help Her Sister Cope With Dead Son's Birthday

Every year, the Oscar winner hands out school supplies to thousands of underprivileged kids in honour of her late nephew, Julian King, who was involved in a murder spree in 2008. Her...

Jennifer Hudson's Tribute To Nephew

Jennifer Hudson has donated school supplies to underprivileged children in honour of her late nephew Julian King. Jennifer's mother Darnell Donaldson, brother Jason and seven-year-old nephew Julian King were murdered by her sister's estranged husband...

Ariana Grande Didn't Want Special Treatment On Hairspray Live!

The Problem singer was cast a Penny Pingleton in the U.S. network NBC's Hairspray Live! and she has insisted she is fine with playing a supporting character, who doesn't get a lot of...

Sean Hayes And Rosie O'donnell Join Hairspray Live!

Bosses at America's NBC network announced the latest casting news during the Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour on Tuesday (02Aug16). Will & Grace star Sean is set to take the role of...

Jennifer Hudson Wears Denim In Summer

Jennifer Hudson likes to wear denim in the summer. The 34-year-old singer has admitted she regularly slips into the sturdy cotton items, despite the scorching temperatures in New York at the moment, because she always...

Jennifer Hudson's Body Confidence

Jennifer Hudson has made a ''huge transition'' with her weight.The 'Dreamgirls' star feels she has finally accepted her body for what it is and insists she won't hide it as she's worked hard to lose...

Rod Stewart Covers The Beatles For Netflix Animated Series Beat Bugs

Sir Rod Stewart will cover The Beatles song 'Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band' for the Netflix animated series 'Beat Bugs'.The 'Maggie May' hitmaker - who is married to Penny Lancaster - has been announced...

Adam Sandler To Star Alongside Jennifer Hudson For Third Netflix Film

Adam Sandler has been signed up to star in 'Sandy Wexler'.The 49-year-old actor will team up with Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Hudson for the 90's inspired Netflix film, which follows the story of a talent manager...

Jennifer Hudson To Star In Adam Sandler's New Film

The Dreamgirls star will portray singer Courtney Clarke in the film about a talent manager, played by Sandler, who falls for his new client, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Adam has...

Jennifer Hudson Joins Sandy Wexler

Jennifer Hudson has joined the cast of Adam Sandler's 'Sandy Wexler'.The 34-year-old star will play talented singer Courtney Clarke in the Netflix movie, which will see Adam appear as the titular Los Angeles talent agent...

Ciara And Russell Wilson Are Married

Ciara and Russell Wilson have tied the knot.The happy couple said their vows at a lavish ceremony at Peckforton Castle in Liverpool, England on Wednesday (06.07.16) in front of family and friends.The bride opted for...

Jennifer Hudson Signs To Epic Records

Jennifer Hudson has signed to L.A. Reid's Epic Records.The 'Spotlight' singer is planning to release a new album under the watchful eye of the label's head honcho - who recently signed Jennifer Lopez to his...

Emotional Jennifer Hudson Attends Ceremony For Slain Nephew

Jennifer's estranged brother-in-law William Balfour was given three life sentences in July 2012 after being convicted of breaking into the family's home in October 2008 and murdering her mother Darnell Donerson and her...

Jennifer Hudson's Cfdas Outfit Sparkled With Over A Million Crystals

The singer/actress changed out of the black-and-red strapless Prabal Gurung gown she wore on the red carpet and dazzled in the custom, off-the-shoulder cape-sleeve outfit by KaufmanFranco as she performed her tribute to...

Jennifer Hudson, Rosie Huntington-whiteley And Laverne Cox: The Best Dressed Ladies Of The 2016 Cfda Fashion Awards

It was the fashion Oscars last night (June 6th 2016) at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York; the CFDA Fashion Awards presented a host of the most glamorous women in showbusiness as it announced the...

Jennifer Hudson Among Songwriters Hall Of Fame Guests

The annual event, a ceremony and dinner, honours the industry's most talented songwriters and will this year see Marvin Gaye, Tom Petty, Elvis Costello, Nile Rodgers, Chip Taylor and Bernard Edwards inducted into the prestigious...

Are Kylie Minogue And Tom Jones Set To Return To 'The Voice'?

Former ‘The Voice’ judges Kylie Minogue and Tom Jones could be set to return to the show, when it moves to ITV for it’s sixth season. According to The Mirror, the two former judges are...

Jennifer Hudson Signs On For Nbc's 'Hairspray Live!'

Jennifer Hudson has joined the cast of NBC’s upcoming ‘Hairspray Live!’ The live musical event will air on December 7th and follows the success of other NBC productions ‘The Sound of Music Live!’, ‘Peter Pan...

Jennifer Hudson To Star In Hairspray Live Musical

Bosses at NBC have developed musical adaptations of The Sound of Music, Peter Pan and The Wiz for annual TV specials, and theyhave reunited with Hairspray movie producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron...

Jennifer Hudson's Twitter Page Hacked

The cyber criminal accessed the Dreamgirls star's page on Monday (25Apr16) and began sending out a number of odd tweets. It appeared Jennifer had regained access to her account, but it was reportedly...

Aretha Franklin 'Ready To Sign' For Biopic Of Her Life

Plans for a movie based on the upbringing and career of the legendary singer have been in place since 2011. At the time, Aretha said she wanted Halle Berry to play her, but Jennifer Hudson...

Jennifer Hudson Leaving The Color Purple

The Oscar winner made her debut on the Great White Way in December (15) when she began her stint as singer Shug Avery; she will take her final bow at the Bernard B....

Randy Jackson: Idol Was Blessed With Talent

Randy Jackson says 'American Idol' was blessed with talent. The popstar search show has made huge stars of singers including Kelly Clarkson and Carrie Underwood and former judge Randy believes the programme was lucky to...

Dolly Parton: 'I Don't Care Who Records I Will Always Love You'

Whitney Houston made the song Dolly wrote about her professional split from mentor Porter Wagoner her own, and it has also been sung and recorded by Jennifer Hudson, X Factor finalist Rik Waller,...

Iggy Azalea Taking Singing Lessons

The hip-hop star often works with guest singers on her tracks and she has racked up a star-studded list of collaborators, including Rita Ora, Jennifer Hudson and Britney Spears. Iggy is working...

Jennifer Hudson Serenades Jamie Foxx For His Birthday

The actor turned 48 on Sunday (13Dec15), but the evening before, his friends threw him an unexpected bash at Le Bilboquet in New York City. R&B star Alicia Keys and his rumoured...

Jennifer Hudson Wins Rave Reviews For The Color Purple

The singer/actress stars in the musical, based on Alice Walker's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same name, which opened at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre in New York City on Thursday (10Dec15)....

Jennifer Hudson Felt A Responsibility To Take On Chi-raq Role

Hudson's estranged brother-in-law William Balfour was sentenced to life behind bars in July, 2012, after being convicted of killing Hudson's mum, Darnell Donerson, her brother, Jason Hudson, and seven-year-old nephew, Julian King, in...

Spike Lee Fires Back At Chi-raq Critics

The filmmaker has faced a backlash over the sensitive subject matter tackled in Chi-Raq, which focuses on a city woman who rallies her fellow females to deny their male partners sexual privileges until...

Jennifer Hudson Stunned By Broadway Fan's Prop Rearrangement

The Dreamgirls star portrays singer Shug Avery in the musical revival, and although she is enjoying the thrill of making her Broadway debut, she admits one preview really caught her off guard....

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