Date For Aretha Franklin’s Biopic “Respect” Starring Jennifer Hudson Has Been Released

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If you happened to hear Jennifer Hudson’s rendition of Aretha Franklin’s “Think” and “Aint No Way” during Aretha’s star-studded tribute this month then you know why this biopic is going to be worth the wait.

Here is Jennifer’s performance if you missed it

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Jennifer received a standing ovation after her performance. As you know Aretha, before her death, hand picked Jennifer to play her in a biopic. Callie Khouri who is known for “Thelma and Louise” as well as TV show “Nashville” is currently writing “Respect”. The movie is set to be released on August 14th 2020 and will chronicle the beginning of Aretha’s career.

We can’t for the release!

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