Jennifer Hudson

10 ‘Empire’ Facts to Drip-Drippity Drop Knowledge On
FOX’s Empire proved an unexpected juggernaut across its first season, but did you know the Lee Daniels drama bucked every trend by its climbing ratings? Or that we almost had Wesley Snipes and Mo’Nique instead of Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson? These are just some of the trivial …
‘Winnie’ Trailer: Jennifer Hudson Wants Another Oscar
Is it cynical to look at the trailer for ‘Winnie‘ and immediately wonder if stars Jennifer Hudson and Terrence Howard have Oscar on their minds? Sure, a bit. But let’s not kid around: you don’t sign up to play Nelson Mandela and Winnie Mandela in a movie without the thoug…
Sam Jackson and Angela Bassett to Star in ‘Black Nativity’
Samuel L. Jackson, who stars in about 500 film, television, video game and theatrical play productions in any given year, is about to add one more to his football field length acting resume, and he’s bringing sexy starlet Angela Bassett along with him. Jackson and Bassett recently co-starred …
Jennifer Hudson Joins ‘Smash’ for Season 2
‘Smash‘ had a rough first season, but so do most shows when they’re trying to find their footing – it’s hard to name a great show where its first season isn’t it’s worst. The show has gone through a heavy makeover for season two, they’ve alread…
‘Lullaby’ Attracts a Killer Cast…and Garrett Hedlund
The last time a “fine artist” made the big transition to film, we watched Steve McQueen craft two great films (‘Hunger’ and ‘Shame’) with Michael Fassbender. If he can do it, why can’t acclaimed painter, photographer and metal works artist Andrew Levi…