Jennifer Hudson Bio, Net Worth, Age, Son, David Otunga Wife

Jennifer Hudson is a famous American singer, actress, and philanthropist. Her nickname is J.Hud. She was born on 12 September 1981 in Chicago, Illinois, US. Her sun sign is Virgo. Jennifer represents African-American ethnicity. Jennifer Hudson is a proud Christian. She is also known as the former wife of David Otunga.

Jennifer Hudson Physical Stats 

Full NameJennifer Kate Hudson
Height5′ 11
Weight69 to 71kg
Her body measurement35-28-36
Birth DateSeptember 12, 1981
eye colorDark brow
hair colorBlack
Net Worth$30 million
Relationship StatusSingle

Jennifer Hudson Family Life and More

Samuel Simpson is Jennifer Hudson’s father. He passed away in 1999. Darnell Donnerson is her beautiful mother. Julia Hudson and Dinah Simpson are Dinah Simpson’s lovely sisters.

Jason Simpson Mechanic is her beloved brother. The four of them pushed each other perfectly to get the best out of their careers. Jennifer fell in love with James Payton in 1999. At that time, she was just 18 years old. Eight years later, they decided to separate. Jennifer met David Otunga very soon after her separation with James Payton. The pair got engaged in September 2008.

Jennifer met David welcomed their first child in David Daniel Otunga, Jr. in August 2009. They were living a fantastic life together. Everything was going all moonlight and roses for the Otunga family. However, in November 2017, they decided to separate. Indeed, it was a hard time for the family. David Daniel Otunga is a Harvard Law graduate.   

Jennifer Hudson Career

Jennifer Hudson has a tremendous career as a singer. An audition in the 2004-05 American Idol season in Atlanta changed her life in style. Dreamgirls was her first movie. It gave her multi-jobs to earn big sums.

Jennifer Hudson has worked in the following movies: Dream girls, Sex, and the City, The Secret Life of Bees, Fragments – Winged Creatures, Winnie Mandela, The Three Stooges, The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete, Black Nativity, Lullaby, Chi-Raq, Sing, Sandy Wexler, All Rise, Cats, and Respect.

Jennifer Hudson

She has made many television appearances. Her work is as follows: American Idol, The X Factor, Smash, Call Me Crazy: A Five Film, Empire, Beat Bugs, Confirmation, Inside Amy Schumer, Hairspray Live!, The Voice UK, The Voice US, Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway, and Live in Front of a Studio Audience. 

Jennifer Hudson’s songs are too much popular around the world. She has won many awards for her fantastic work. She does a lot of charity work for helping the society in a better manner. Jennifer lived a hard-working childhood. Thus, she likes to spend time with kids. Jennifer uses her wealth for the betterment of all.

She has worked with many top singers. Her voice has an amazing power to attract many people. She also performs at many big sports events like the Super Bowl and all. Her style of the US national anthem at Super Bowl XLIII was just too good. Jennifer is a Grammy Award-winning recording artist.

Social Media

Jennifer Hudson has more than three million followers on Instagram and around about four million followers on Twitter. She has a huge following on Facebook too. She uses her social media accounts for sharing her work and personal life with her beloved fans.

Jennifer’s also likes to motivate people through her social media channel.   

Jennifer Hudson Net Worth

Jennifer Hudson’s worth is more than $30 million. She has earned big sums from her hard-working singing career. Jennifer Hudson likes to use her wealth in a smart way.  Jennifer Hudson thinks that she has a huge responsibility. Therefore, she spends her money wisely.    

Former Husband David Otunga

David Otunga, who was born on 7 April 1980 in Elgin, Illinois, United States, is an American actor, lawyer, and former professional wrestler. Otunga had worked quite well in WWE. In 2010, his role in NXT was very much prominent. He also played the role of Jerry Lawler’s legal advisor. Even in the betting industry, David Otunga’s name was quite huge due to his unpredictability.

Jennifer Hudson

David Otunga has done a good amount of work in films. One can see his acting in the following movies: I Love New York 2, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Wendy Williams Show, Steve Harvey Show, The Haves and the Have Nots, Celebrity Ghost Stories, General Hospital, Criminal Minds, and Family Time. 

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