Jennifer Hudson

 

 

Jennifer Hudson

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Jennifer Kate Hudson, born September 12, 1981 in Chicago, Illinois, is a recording artist, actress and spokesperson. She came to prominence in 2004 as one of the finalists on the third season of American Idol coming in seventh place. She went on to win a Grammy Award for her eponymous debut album, Jennifer Hudson, which was released in 2008 and was certified gold by the RIAA for selling over 700,000 copies in the US; sales exceeded 1 million copies worldwide. She made her film debut in the 2006 film Dreamgirls which won her an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, a Golden Globe Award, a BAFTA Award, an NAACP Image Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award. Since then, Hudson had roles in 2008’s Sex in the City and The Secret Life of Bees Hudson is set to star in the 2011 film Winnie based on the life of Winnie Mandela.

 

Movies

Sex and the City
Louise, Carrie's assistant
The Secret Life of Bees
Rosaleen Daise
Winged Creatures
Kathy Archenault
Winnie Mandela
Winnie Mandela
DJ Juice - The King is Back Mixtape Blend Dvd Vol. 70
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The Three Stooges
Sister Rosemary
Always Whitney Houston
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Dreamgirls
Effie White
Hope for Haiti
Herself
The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete
Gloria
Call Me Crazy: A Five Film
Maggie
Black Nativity
Naima
Confirmation
Angela Wright
Michael Jackson Memorial
Herself
The Concert for Valor
Herself - Performer
Lullaby
Nurse Carrie
And the Oscar Goes To...
Herself - Interviewee
Chi-Raq
Irene
Hairspray Live!
Motormouth Maybelle
Sandy Wexler
Courtney
Sesame Street: Elmo's Christmas Countdown
Herself
Sing
Young Nana (voice)
The Color Purple
Shug Avery

Tv

The View
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The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
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The Early Show
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On Air with Ryan Seacrest
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The Ellen DeGeneres Show
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Jimmy Kimmel Live!
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Today
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Live with Regis and Kathie Lee
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American Idol
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The Grammys
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World Series
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E! Live From the Red Carpet
Herself
Empire
Michelle White
The Academy Awards
Jennifer Hudson
The Late Late Show with James Corden
Herself
Smash
Veronica Moore
The Voice UK
Herself - Coach