Jennifer Hudson Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education and Career

Jennifer Hudson Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, and Career.

Jennifer Hudson Net Worth 2020Grammy Award-winning singer and multi-talented American actress Jennifer Hudson has been a prominent figure in the American Entertainment Industry.

Jennifer Hudson Net Worth 2020

The gorgeous celebrity rose to fame after she appeared as American Idol season 3 finalist in 2004. Hudson is best known for her role in the award-winning movie titled DreamGirls.


The multi-talented celebrity Jennifer Kate Hudson was born in Chicago, Illinois, in the United States on September 12, 1981. She was raised as a Baptist along with her two siblings in Eastwood.

Her parents were Samuel Simpson and Darnell Donnerson, she holds American nationality and belongs to African-American ethnic background.

During her childhood, Hudson joined the church choir and started performing in the community theatre with the help of her grandmother named Julia at the age of 7.


She attended Dunbar Vocational High School and graduated in 1999. After her graduation from Dunbar High School, she enrolled at Langston University where she did only a semester and left due to unfavorable weather condition and distance.

She transferred to Kennedy-King College where she got her Bachelors degree.


After her graduation from college, Jennifer Hudson started her music career in 2002 after she signed a five-year recording contract with Righteous Records based in Chicago.

Few years into her contract, she was released so she could appear on the talent hunt show called American Idol in 2004. At the American Idol competition, Jennifer made it to the finals but unfortunately, she finished at the seventh position. Through the show, she was able to build a huge fan base and her popularity began to increase.

However, Jennifer Hudson also made her movie debut after she auditioned for and won the role of a Motown singer in the movie Dreamgirls. For her impressive performance, the young actress earned a Gloden Globe and Oscar award the same year.

The multi-talented actress continued to wax stronger in her movie career while carrying on with her music career. In 2008, she appeared in the movie Sex in The City and later in the same year, she released her debut album titled Jennifer Hudson on September 30 the same year.

Jennifer’s debut album was able to hit No 2 on America’s music chart Billboard 200 and sold over a million copies in the United States. The album also won a Grammy award for the Best RnB Album in 2008.

Jennifer Hudson Net Worth

Jennifer Hudson is an American recording artist, actress, and spokesperson who has a net worth of $20 million dollars.

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