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Hudson made her singing debut in church at the age of seven, and continued singing in local Chicago talent shows throughout her teens. By age 19, she landed her first professional job in the musical Big River and went on to work for Disney Cruise Lines. Al… (more)

Birth Name: Jennifer Kate Hudson

Birth Place: Chicago, IL

Profession: Singer, Actor

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Here's Where to Watch the Academy Award Nominations Live

Ahhh, can you smell the sweet aroma of shiny trophies in the air? That's right, it's awards season! And the granddaddy of them all, the Academy Awards, is almost here. But before we find out who will win, we have to find out who is nominated. The no… Read more

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Hairspray Live!
Based on the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, "Hairspray Live!" takes place in 1962 Baltimore. Plump teenager Tracy Turnblad's dream is to dance o (more…)
Hairspray Live!
Based on the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, "Hairspray Live!" takes place in 1962 Baltimore. Plump teenager Tracy Turnblad's dream is to dance o (more…)
Preview: Jennifer Hudson in "The Color Purple"
01:35 — The Oscar- and Grammy-winning actor-singer is making her Broadway debut in a revival of the musical "The Color Purple." In this preview of an intervie (more…)
Fighting animal extinction with photography
07:45 — National Geographic photographer and "Sunday Morning" contributor Joel Sartore is working against the clock to document species before they disappear (more…)

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Thu Mar 23 2:25pm
The Secret Life of Bees HBO

In 1960s South Carolina, a young white girl and her black caregiver are taken in by an eccentric trio of sisters, in this adaptation of the best seller by Sue Monk Kidd.

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Sat Mar 25 4:30pm
The Secret Life of Bees HBOSGe

In 1960s South Carolina, a young white girl and her black caregiver are taken in by an eccentric trio of sisters, in this adaptation of the best seller by Sue Monk Kidd.

I’ll Watch580 Watching
Tue Mar 28 2:05pm
The Secret Life of Bees HBOSGe

In 1960s South Carolina, a young white girl and her black caregiver are taken in by an eccentric trio of sisters, in this adaptation of the best seller by Sue Monk Kidd.

I’ll Watch580 Watching

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Hairspray Live!
All the Things We Loved About Hairspray Live!

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Hairspray Live!: Everything You Need to Know About NBC's Musical

It's a war wrapped in a musical!

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Hairspray Live: Kristin Chenoweth and Derek Hough Recall Their Worst Hair Ever

Cast members of Hairspray Live! reveal their worst hairdos

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Hairspray Live! Adds Two TV Superstars

Two very familiar faces are playing Mr. Pinky and the gym teacher

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Jennifer Hudson and Harvey Fierstein Join NBC's Hairspray Live!

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Watch Jennifer Hudson and the Cast of The Color Purple Pay an Emotional Tribute to Prince

Everyone from the Broadway show sang a rendition of Prince's "Purple Rain"and now we're crying

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  • Birth Name: Jennifer Kate Hudson
  • Birth Place: Chicago, IL
  • Profession: Singer, Actor

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