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Jennifer Hudson Demands Respect in Electrifying New Trailer for Aretha Franklin Biopic

Jennifer Hudson showed off her acting and singing prowess in the new teaser trailer for Respect, the upcoming Aretha Franklin biopic. We also see Mary J. Blige, Marlon Wayons, Marc Maron, and more supporting actors in the video.
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Aretha Franklin Said ‘No Amount of Money’ Could Get Her to Play Trump's Inauguration: New Book

After the singer died in August 2018, Trump claimed to reporters that he knew Franklin "well" and that she had "worked for [him] on numerous occasions"
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Watch Jennifer Hudson Sing 'Respect' and Stun as Aretha Franklin in First Footage from New Biopic

Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson sings the iconic Aretha Franklin song of which the film is named, as she steps into the role of the late music legend

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

"I just hope I make her proud [and] do her justice," Jennifer Hudson said about playing Aretha Franklin in the upcoming story of the late legend's life

The Queen Next Door: New Book Shows Never Before Seen Photos of Aretha Franklin's Life Offstage

To the public, she was the Queen of Soul, but to photographer and friend Linda Solomon, Aretha Franklin was humble, curious and funny