Jennifer Hudson Says She Hopes to Make Aretha Franklin ‘Proud’ in Playing Her Idol in Respect

Jennifer Hudson has more than enough respect for her idol Aretha Franklin.The Cats star, 38, is currently working on the 2020 biopic Respect, for which she takes on the lead role as the late Queen of Soul.

Opening up to Willie Geist of Sunday Today, Hudson says she’s very much aware of the significance of the story, which she intends to handle with reverence.“Those are huge shoes to fill,” she said in the interview clip, exclusive to People.She continued: “I am just taking it one step at a time, one day at a time.

All I want to

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