The 911 call made by Jennifer Hudson's sister, upon finding the body of her murdered mother, was released today in court.

The heartbreaking evidence is being used by the defense in its case against William Balfour, who is on trial for killing Hudson's mother, brother and nephew. And the portions played for the jury were as heartbreaking as you can imagine.

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A pair of contrasting Whitney Houston covers hit the small screen this week. At least in terms of their planning.

First, in a tribute to the late singer, Jennifer Hudson took to the Grammy Awards stage - with just 24 hours to prepare - and belted out an incredible rendition of "I Will Always Love You."

Posted in: Glee

You've gotta admire Jennifer Hudson for stepping up to a major challenge in the following Fashion Face-Off.

The singer/Oscar winner has lost a great deal of weight over the last year, making her feel comfortable to walk the red carpet of this year's American Music Awards in a leg-revealing dress - and even to take on super model Heidi Klum in a matchup of style mavens.

Posted in: Heidi Klum

Jennifer Hudson Biography

Jennifer Hudson, Julian King
Jennifer Hudson is a former American Idol star AND Oscar winner. No one else on the planet can make that claim. Granted American Idol has... More »
Born
Birthplace
Chicago, Illinois
Full Name
Jennifer Kate Hudson