We've got to hand it to Jennifer Hudson: The girl can perform in the face of tragedy better than most. First she performed a stellar National Anthem following the horrific murders of her mother, brother and nephew.
The man accused of killing Jennifer Hudson's mother, brother and nephew more than three years ago will finally go to trial in April. Over the objections of the defense, who said they're still not ready, a judge set a date of April 9 for jury selection and April 23 for testimony to begin in the case.
Jennifer Hudson's dramatic weight loss is no secret -- and thanks to her yearlong stint as a Weight Watchers spokesperson, neither is the way she's accomplished her fitness goals. And now, thanks to a bit of digital trickery, her latest Weight Watchers commercial lets us see just how much she's changed.
It's no secret that Jennifer Hudson has been battling with her weight ever since she won Best Supporting Actress at the 2007 Academy Awards for 'Dreamgirls.' The actress reveals in her new book 'I Got This: How I Changed My Ways and Lost What Weighed Me Down' that she turned down the title role in 'Precious' because she didn't want to play a fat girl.
Monday night, there were plenty of powerhouse artists shining bright as day as VH1's 'Divas Celebrate Soul' was broadcast on the music network. The event featured the likes of many of today's hottest female vocalists, including Jennifer Hudson, Mary J. Blige, Kelly Clarkson and Jessie J, among others.