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Hudson, Jennifer Kate

Born: 1981 AD
Currently alive, at 38 years of age.

1981 – Born September 12th at Chicago Illinois. American actress, singer and was a contestant in American Idol.

1999 – Graduated at Dunbar Vocational Career Academy, Chicago Illinois.

2002 – She showcased her four-octave range and charmed thousands of vacationers from all over the world as a featured vocalist on the Disney Wonder cruise ship.

         – The first contestant from "American Idol: The Search for a Superstar" to be nominated and win an Academy Award.

2005 – She was a casted as Effie White, which was a much-coveted role in the movie "Dreamgirls.

2006 – She has garnered more than twenty four awards and nominations from film critics as Best Supporting Actress and Breakthrough Performer.
         – Hudson signed a record deal with Clive Davis’ label, Arista Records.

2007 – She was named Best Supporting Actress and Best Breakthrough Performance by the Black Reel Awards, awarded by the Foundation For The Advancement Of African-Americans In Film.

         – She earned a nomination for an Academy Award as Best Supporting Actress, and won a BAFTA for Best Supporting Actress for her role in "Dreamgirls".

         – One of 115 people invited to join AMPAS.