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These stars have said they're skeptical about flying the friendly skies
Jennifer Hudson Recalls Her Final Conversation with Aretha Franklin: 'She Sang to Me on That Call'
Jennifer Hudson opened up about the last phone call she had with Aretha Franklin before the singer's death in 2018
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Jennifer Hudson Sparkles in a Purple Dolce & Gabbana Gown with Matching Veil at Respect Premiere
The glamorous look features a thigh-high slit, long train and silk chiffon veil
Respect Director Says Jennifer Hudson Had Movie Crew 'Crying' When She Sang as Aretha Franklin
"She would sing and sing and sing and sing on those days. It was astounding," Respect director Liesl Tommy says of Jennifer Hudson
PEOPLE Celebrates Aretha Franklin in a New Special Edition
PEOPLE: Aretha tells how the legendary singer—the subject of the new biopic "Respect"—first earned the title "The Queen of Soul"
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Jennifer Hudson Says Aretha Franklin Is 'Still with' Her 'Almost Every Day' After Respect Role
"Sometimes, while taking pictures with someone, I'm like, 'Oh wow, I'm smiling like Aretha,'" Jennifer Hudson tells Variety of one thing that has stayed with her from the late soul legend
Jennifer Hudson Says She Related to Aretha Franklin as a 'Person Who Has Suffered a Lot of Loss'
"I don't think I would have been able to dig that deep or connect in a way had I not been through things myself," Hudson told InStyle

Cynthia Erivo on Honoring the 'Brillant' Aretha Franklin in Upcoming TV Biopic

"She's fascinating and brilliant and went through a lot and made a lot of great music," said the Genius star