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Watch Jennifer Hudson Channel Aretha Franklin In First Respect Trailer
Jennifer Hudson is starring in a biopic on Aretha Franklin this winter The film is called Respect, and really there is nobody else who could have played her The cast includes also includes Forest Whitaker, Marlon Wayans, Audra McDonald, Marc Maron, Tituss Burgess, Saycon Sengbloh, Hailey Kilgore, Skye Dakota Turner, Tate Donovan, and Mary J[...]
The actress-singer's pop culture takeover continues with Genius: Aretha, the third season on National Geographic's award-winning series – and now viewers are getting a first-look teaser highlighting Erivo as "The Queen of Soul" Aretha Franklin at various points in her life and professional career. NatGeo Genius: Aretha is set to debut on NatGeo beginning May 25 (Memorial[...]