Posts Tagged: respect

Aretha Franklin’s Family Disappointed Over Jennifer Hudson Oscar Snub

TMZ caught up with Aretha Franklin’s niece, Sabrina Owens.  Sabrina said the family was disappointed Jennifer Hudson did not receive an Oscar nomination for the movie, Respect.  She said the film was Aretha’s ‘baby’ and she as heavily involved in it when she was alive.  Sabrina said he aunt was a perfectionist and would have liked to… Read more »

Respect Trailer: Jennifer Hudson Pitch Perfect As Aretha Franklin

The official trailer for “Respect”, a biopic about the “Queen of Soul”, Aretha Franklin, was released today starring Jennifer Hudson as Franklin. The trailer shows Hudson singing several classics like “Think”, “Respect”, and “You Make Me Feel Like A Natural Woman”. The movie follows Franklin’s early childhood years and her rise to fame in 1967…. Read more »