Name: Jennifer Hudson
Birth Name: 
Jennifer Kate Hudson
Birth Date: 
September 12, 1981
Birth Place: 
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
Relationship Status: 
Married to David Otunga
Celebrity Ranking # 1419

Jennifer Hudson Covers Lucky January 2013

Posted Wednesday December 5, 2012 10:45 AM GMT

Gearing up for her guest spot on "Smash" Season Two, Jennifer Hudson showed off her adorable smile on Lucky magazine's January 2013 issue.

Dressing up in designer items from the likes of J. Crew and Gap, the 31-year-old performer looked darling for the Ruven Afanador shot front page while opening up about everything from fitness to style.


Photo Credit: Ruven Afanador for Lucky

Jennifer Hudson Joins Family to Pick the Perfect Christmas Tree

Posted Friday November 30, 2012 5:30 PM GMT

With the holiday season in full swing, Jennifer Hudson took her darling family to a local Christmas tree farm to pick out the perfect shrub.

Posting a series of pictures on Twitter Thursday (November 29), the Oscar-winner appeared to be having a blast with her fiancé David Ortunga and their 3-year-old son David Jr.


Photo Credit: Twitter

Jennifer Hudson Covers REDBOOK December 2012

Posted Thursday November 8, 2012 2:15 PM GMT

Taking a break from filming season two of "Smash," Jennifer Hudson garnered herself some added exposure by covering the December 2012 issue of REDBOOK magazine.

The 31-year-old singer tuned actress looked stunning in a gorgeous sparkly dress for the Ruven Afandor shot front page while opening up about everything from her new clothing line to how she gets through the holidays without loved ones.


Photo Credit: Ruven Afandor for REDBOOK

Tinseltown’s Hottest Stars React to President Barack Obama’s Re-Election

Posted Wednesday November 7, 2012 11:05 AM GMT

It was a tense evening as the votes were counted last night (November 6) and when the dust settled President Barack Obama was elected to a second term in office.

And once the news spread, celebrities all over the world took to their Twitter accounts to share their reactions.


Photo Credit: Getty Images

Hollywood Stars Shine at Whitney Houston Salute

Posted Friday October 12, 2012 9:50 AM GMT

It was quite the thrilling scene at the Nokia Theatre LA Live in Los Angeles, as the We Will Always Love You: A Grammy Salute to Whitney Houston kicked off last night (October 11).

Britney Spears shared a clip during the event and looked marvelous in a Lever Couture dress with YSL heels and some Neil Lane bling.


Photo Credit: Getty Images

Jennifer Hudson Forgives Family Killer

Posted Thursday September 13, 2012 5:36 PM GMT

Singer/actress Jennifer Hudson has forgiven her estranged brother-in law, William Balfour, for murdering her mother, brother and nephew in 2008 because his tough upbringing left him emotionally damaged.


Photo Credit: Getty Images

Jennifer Hudson Talks Forgiveness on “Oprah’s Next Chapter”

Posted Tuesday September 11, 2012 6:43 PM GMT

Her life has been punctuated with astronomical highs and crushing lows, and though it all Jennifer Hudson has survived by keeping a level head.

During her interview on “ Oprah's Next Chapter,” the “American Idol” star shared that she’s forgiven William Balfour for murdering her mother, brother, and nephew back in 2008.


Photo Credit: OWN

Jennifer Hudson & Katharine McPhee's Changing Costumes on "Smash" Set

Posted Wednesday August 22, 2012 11:00 PM GMT

Holding her son David by the hand, Jennifer Hudson arrived on the set of "Smash" in New York City today (August 22).

The "Dreamgirls" star started out wearing a tight, hot pink dress with black and white flats before emerging from a wardrobe change in a sequined black dress and bright pink loafers.