Jennifer Hudson in RESPECT | Official Trailer

I cannot wait for this to come out. THIS is the Aretha Franklin biopic I want to see!!~ V To become the Queen, she needed to find her voice. Academy Award® Winner Jennifer Hudson is Aretha Franklin. ~ Video via MGM In theaters August 13. Disclaimer: We hold no rights to any of the pictures. No copyright infringement intended. Continue reading Jennifer Hudson in RESPECT | Official Trailer

Jennifer Hudson Already Looks so Much Like Aretha Franklin for the Respect Movie

Aretha Franklin will never be forgotten. Two completely unrelated projects about her life are getting ready for their 2020 debuts: one for the big screen and one for the small. And though we’re definitely excited for the National Geographic mini-series starring Cynthia Erivo as the Queen of Soul, it’s the big-screen biopic for which Aretha Franklin had a very heavy hand in crafting that we’re … Continue reading Jennifer Hudson Already Looks so Much Like Aretha Franklin for the Respect Movie

Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, Dies at 76

The legendary singer from Detroit earned 20 Grammys on the strength of such hits as the anthem “Respect,” “Chain of Fools,” “Think” and “Spanish Harlem.” The Queen of Soul is gone. Aretha Franklin, the sensational songbird whose voice was sweeter than honey to millions, making her an inspirational American icon and one of the most admired vocalists of all time, died Thursday after battling advanced … Continue reading Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, Dies at 76