Following the rise of Aretha Franklin’s career from a child singing in her father’s church’s choir to her international superstardom, Respect is the remarkable true story of the music icon’s journey to find her voice. Directed by Liesl Tommy, the film stars: Jennifer Hudson as Aretha Franklin, Forest Whitaker, Marlon Wayans, Audra McDonald, Marc Maron,Continue reading “Watch Jennifer Hudson In The Respect Teaser Trailer”
Respect will follow the rise of Aretha Franklin’s career from a child singing in her father’s church’s choir to her international superstardom. Marking the first authorized feature film based on Franklin’s life, the movie directed by Tony-nominee Liesl Tommy (Broadway’s Eclipsed) and is written by Emmy-nominee Tracey Scott Wilson (The Americans, Fosse/Verdon). The film alsoContinue reading “See And Hear Jennifer Hudson For The First Time As Aretha Franklin In Respect”
Respect Brings Us Together: As part of Sesame Street’s 50th anniversary celebration, they have a campaign highlighting the importance of respecting one another, even in disagreement—and even in the case of sworn enemies. Remember…respect is important for everyone – people, monsters, Westworld hosts, and Game of Thrones’s Cersei and Tyrion.