Jennifer Hudson Cast as Aretha Franklin

January 30, 2018

USA Today

from rhymeswithsntich

A couple years ago there were rumors Jennifer Hudson had been cast to play Aretha Franklin in her upcoming biopic.

The rumors were absolutely true...

According to reports Clive Davis broke the news at his annual pre-Grammy party over the weekend that Jennifer Hudson had been handpicked by Aretha Franklin for the role.