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Jennifer Hudson Reportedly Will Play Aretha Franklin in Upcoming Biopic
Word on the street is that JHud potentially has a new upcoming gig. Straight Outta Compton producer Scott Bernstein is developing an Aretha Franklin biopic, and rumor has it that he is tapping Jennifer Hudson to portray the Queen of Soul. The untitled flick, which doesn't have a release date yet, would chronicle Aretha's rise to fame in the 1960s and 1970s. We are so here for that. [The Wrap]