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Television Thu Jun 24 2010

"Behind the Music: Jennifer Hudson"

Between filming her role as Winnie Mandela in the upcoming movie Winnie and recording a new album due in the fall, Jennifer Hudson is one busy lady. In addition, the singer/actress will be one of the stars profiled on the new season of VH1's "Behind the Music."

"Behind the Music" will feature Hudson from her days growing up with her family in Chicago, her time as a contestant on "American Idol," and her Academy-Award winning role in the movie Dreamgirls. The special, which includes interviews by "Idol" judge Randy Jackson, actor Jamie Foxx, and music producer Clive Davis, will also show Hudson speaking candidly for the first time about overcoming the tragedy involving the murder of her mother, brother, and nephew.

"Behind the Music: Jennifer Hudson," airs Monday, June 28 at 9pm on VH1. Catch a preview here:

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Russell Baker / June 26, 2010 10:06 AM

Loooking forward to the program

BKW / June 28, 2010 9:53 PM

Watching this right now--such amazing strength this girl has. My goodness...

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Architecture critic Paul Goldberger talks about Frank Gehry's life and work in a new book.
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