Posts Tagged: Jennifer Hudson

Aretha Franklin

Online Casting Has Started For “Respect” Movie

Online Casting Has Started for “Respect” Movie. Do you or someone you know have what it takes to play a young Aretha Franklin? If so, you should know that an online casting search is going on now to find the person to play a teen Aretha Franklin. MGM is accepting auditions on the web for… Read more »

Jennifer Hudson

Jennifer Hudson Says No to Housing Support for Ex

Jennifer Hudson doesn’t want to be responsible for housing her former fiance David Otunga. The two share a son together and David claims he needs proper housing to take care of him. Hudson’s lawyers say the singer shouldn’t be responsible for housing support since they were never married. Jennifer and David have a custody hearing… Read more »

Tyler Perry

Tyler Perry to Host Aretha Franklin Tribute

Tyler Perry to host Aretha Franklin Tribute.  Tyler Perry will host a tribute special for the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin. It will be called Aretha! The concert will be filmed in January and broadcast on CBS at a later date. Some of the artists confirmed for the tribute include Yolanda Adams, Shirley Caesar, Alessia… Read more »

Jennifer Hudson’s Custody Battle Gets Court Date

Jennifer Hudson and her ex-fiance are headed to court to find out who will get custody of their 9-year-old son, David Daniel Otunga Jr. The trial will start on March 11th in Chicago, Illinois. Hudson filed a protective order against Otunga but later withdrew it. In court documents Hudson says that Otunga once grabbed his… Read more »

Mariah

Mariah Carey Debuts on The Voice

Mariah Carey debuts on The Voice.  Yes Mariah Carey has been invited to take her talents to The Voice.  She is not joining as a judge, but as a key advisor to all 32 contestants.  Her TV gig certainly won’t stop from hitting the tour circuit.  She is scheduled to perform here in Dallas on… Read more »

Chaka Khan, Fantasia, Jennifer Hudson Salute The Queen [VIDEO]

It was a Soul-Stiring Tribute at The Homegoing Celebration for the “Queen of Soul” Aretha Franklin yesterday in Detroit. Her family, friends,  music icons, sport legends and even presidents made sure that Aretha Franklin had a funeral fit for a Queen. Fantasia Barrino came out her shoes before she started her tribute.  Fantasia sang, ‘Precious Lord/Take… Read more »