Birthday:August 12, 1981
Jennifer Hudson is a singer and actress who was born on September 12, 1981 in Chicago, Illinois. Hudson has been singing since age 7. She used to perform in her community church choir and theater. In 2004, Hudson rose to prominence when she appeared in American Idol, but she later got eliminated in the “Top 7” episode. Hudson was later cast to act in the film Dreamgirls which was a success despite it being her first film appearance. She has won numerous awards including: 1 Grammy Award, 1 Golden Globe Award, and 6 NAACP Image Awards. Discography: Jennifer Hudson (2008), I Remember Me (2011), and JHUD (2014).