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Jennifer Hudson

Jennifer Hudson

American singer–songwriter, actress, spokesperson
American Idol contestant who moved on to Oscar-winning work in Dreamgirls and a Grammy-winning debut R&B album.
BornSeptember 12, 1981
HometownChicago, Illinois, United States
Net worth$30 million
Height5'9" (1.75m)
PartnerDavid Otunga, James Payton, Common
ChildrenDavid Daniel Otunga Jr.
ParentsSamuel Simpson, Darnell Donnerson
Profile

Photos

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Videos

Two Mikes and a Bill: Angel Reese, Jennifer Hudson and Taylor Swift

FOX 29's Bill Anderson, Mike Greenidge and special guest Vince DeFruscio discuss this week's hottest topics, including Angel Reese being bullied, Jennifer Hudson upstaging Cher, and is Taylor Swift the best ever?
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

All Rise
All Rise
R
1h 38min
2018
Hairspray Live!
Hairspray Live!
2h
2016
Call Me Crazy: A Five Film
Call Me Crazy: A Five Film
1h 30min
2013
Breathe
Breathe
PG-13
1h 33min
2024
Respect
Respect
PG-13
2h 25min
2021
Cats
Cats
PG
1h 50min
2019
Sandy Wexler
Sandy Wexler
2h 10min
2017
Chi-Raq
Chi-Raq
R
2h 7min
2015
Black Nativity
Black Nativity
PG
1h 33min
2013
Winnie
Winnie
R
1h 44min
2013
The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete
The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete
R
1h 48min
2013

Albums

Respect [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
Respect [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2021
Memory
Memory
2019
Remember Me (The Remixes)
Remember Me (The Remixes)
2017
JHUD
JHUD
2014
I Remember Me
I Remember Me
2011
If This Isn't Love
If This Isn't Love
2009
Jennifer Hudson
Jennifer Hudson
2008
Spotlight
Spotlight
2008

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2022Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading RoleRespect (2021 American film)Nominated
2007Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureDreamgirls (film)Nominated
2007British Academy of Film & Television ArtsActress in a Supporting RoleDreamgirls (film)Winner
2007Academy AwardActress in a Supporting RoleDreamgirls (film)Winner
2007Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion PictureDreamgirls (film)Winner
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