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.
Jennifer Hudson shines in a strapless, curve-hugging icy-blue dress and with a sleek blow out on the December/January cover of Ebony. While she's smiling on the cover, the Oscar-winning singer opens up about an incredibly difficult subject in the accompanying story: how the decision to visit her fiancée David Otunga in Florida for a WWE event, as opposed to returning home to Chicago, saved her life.
Jennifer Hudson is America's favorite dream girl, and it looks like she has found herself a dream home. The Oscar-winning actress is closing a deal on a lavish mansion in the Chicago suburbs of Burr Ridge, Ill. The 12,000-square-foot home was up for sale at $2.8 million, reports Chicago Magazine.
Chart-topping songbirds Mary J. Blige, Florence + the Machine, Jennifer Hudson, Jessie J, Kelly Clarkson and Jill Scott have been tapped to perform at the annual VH1 Divas special, which will air on Dec. 19 at 9PM EST. This year, the music channel will pay tribute to soulful cities and their respective genres.