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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....

Spike Lee Didn't Want To Ask Jennifer Hudson To Be In His Film

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, who...

Russell Wilson Throws Surprise Superhero Party For Ciara’S 30th Birthday

Ciara was treated to one incredible surprise by her boyfriend, NFL player Russell Wilson, when he threw a party to celebrate her 30th birthday. Wilson arranged for Ciara’s family and friends to dress up as...

Jennifer Hudson Has Pair Of Jeans Named After Her

Jennifer Hudson has had a pair of jeans named after her.The 'Dreamgirls' actress has teamed up with New York & Company to create the perfect pair of high-waisted jeans for curvaceous figures, named the Jennifer...

Jennifer Hudson’S Son ‘Saved Her Life’ After The 2008 Murders Of Her Mother, Brother & Nephew

There are some things we don’t like to talk about simply because they’re too painful and Jennifer Hudson certainly has a part of her life which she rarely discusses in public. Hudson, in a recent...

Jennifer Hudson: 'My Son Saved My Life After My Family Members Were Murdered'

Hudson's estranged brother-in-law William Balfour was sentenced to life behind bars in July, 2012 after being convicted of breaking into the family's home and murdering Hudson's mum Darnell Donerson, her brother Jason Hudson,...

Jennifer Hudson: My Son 'Saved My Life'

Jennifer Hudson's son ''saved [her] life''.The 'Spotlight' hitmaker credits her six-year-old son David - who she has with partner David Otunga - for keeping her strong following the murders of her mother, brother and seven-year-old...

Jennifer Hudson's Make Shift Lipstick Holder

Jennifer Hudson keeps her lipstick in her bra.The 'Spotlight' hitmaker wore a cleavage-baring dress to the New York City Ballet's Fall Gala 2015 and admits her small clutch bag meant she had to find an...

Jennifer Hudson To Sing At Schools Rally

The Grammy Award winner will take to the stage at the event in Brooklyn, New York on Wednesday (30Sep15). The rally has been organised by bosses at Families for Excellent Schools, a...

Celebrities Take Part In Pope's New York Mass

The two-hour event featured Jennifer Hudson singing Hallelujah, Harry Connick, Jr. performing How Great Thou Art, and Gloria Estefan serenading the crowd with Mas Alla. More than 18,000 worshippers packed into...

Jennifer Hudson's $1k Safety Pin

Jennifer Hudson once paid $1,000 for a safety pin. The 34-year-old actress - who grew up in Chicago's Englewood neighbourhood which has a high poverty rate - admitted her family were horrified when she spent...

Labrinth Gets Down On One Knee At V

Celebs have been more romantic than ever this year, making surprise appearances at ordinary couples' weddings, helping friends propose live on stage, and even popping the question themselves in front of huge audiences. And Labrinth...

Jennifer Hudson In Talks To Portray Aretha Franklin In Biopic

Straight Outta Compton producer Scott Bernstein is developing a biopic and he has met with the Oscar winner in the hope of signing her up for the film. The untitled...

Terrence Howard Faked Suicide Attempt To Get Out Of Relationship With Ex-wife

The Iron Man star was called to the stand in a Los Angeles court on Friday (14Aug15) as part of his bid to have the former couple's costly 2012 divorce settlement dismissed, insisting...

Jennifer Hudson: Parenting Keeps Me Fit

Jennifer Hudson says parenting keeps her fit.The 'Dreamgirls' star has admitted she dislikes working out as much as anyone else but credits her five-year-old son David for making it fun.She explained: ''We were outside in...

Jennifer Hudson Makes Surprise Appearance At Wedding In Dallas

Jennifer Hudson has gone all Gary Barlow on us, crashing a couple's wedding and making their day even more special than it already was.The Oscar-winning singer and actress turned up at one of Dallas's first...

American Idol To End

'American Idol' is ending after 15 seasons.Producers Fox have confirmed judges Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban and Harry Connick Jr. will take their seats at the panel for the final time in January, with the series...

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