Respect

SCREENSHOTS: Jennifer Hudson Slays as Aretha Franklin in 'RESPECT' Trailer

We’ve got our first look at Jennifer Hudson slipping into the iconic shoes of Aretha Franklin in RESPECT . The first trailer shows Hudson’s own astounding voice singing Aretha’s signature song as the letters flash behind her on stage, becoming the Queen of Soul and setting the table for an exciting...
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Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin Biopic Moves Ahead With Director and Writer

The long-gesticulating Aretha Franklin biopic "Respect" is going ahead with stage director Liesel Tommy set to direct...
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Aretha Franklin arrives at the Washington Hilton for the 102nd White House Correspondents' Association Dinner in Washington, DC on April 30, 2016.(Photo Leigh Vogel)

Detroit Saying Farewell In Royal Fashion To Queen of Soul

Aretha Franklin had admirers the world over, but there's no doubt the flame burned brightest in Detroit — the place she was raised and remained for most of her life...
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