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TrendingJennifer Hudson shines in epic 'Respect' trailer

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RESPECT | Official Teaser Trailer

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Jennifer Hudson On Playing Aretha Franklin

The 2020 BET Awards saw the debut of the first trailer for upcoming biopic ‘Respect.’ The showing came after Jennifer Hudson, set to star as Aretha Franklin in the movie, sang ‘To Be Talented and Black’ in a tribute to the iconic singer. With a cast comprised of Forest Whitaker, Marlon Wayans, Queen Latifah, Audra McDonald, Mary J. Blige, and others, the film is scheduled for US limited release on Christmas Day.