Los Angeles: Actress-singer Jennifer Hudson says her three-year-old son David is ready to make his first appearance on screen in her forthcoming film Black Nativity. The Oscar winner, who plays a single mother in the project, turned the set into a family affair by inviting her three-year-old kid with fiance David Otunga, reports femalefirst.co.uk.
Talking to Female First, Jennifer Hudson confirmed that her son David has completed shooting for the movie. The actress said, "He came to the set quite a bit, actually. He put himself in the film as one of the extras. He is a little industry baby. He sits in the director's chair and puts on the headphones."
Jennifer Hudson said she had a blast making the film, in which Forest Whitaker and Angela Bassett play her parents. The actress added, "I love them so much. I looked up to them as a kid. And now that they are my mum and dad - that's too much."
Directed by Kasi Lemmons, Black Nativity is all about a young teen living with his grandparents falls asleep at church during a Christmastime mass, where he dreams of a black nativity. Besides Jennifer Hudson, the movie also features Forest Whitaker, Angela Bassett, Aretha Cobbs, Tyrese Gibson and Mary J Blige in other lead roles.
We bring you some rare pictures of Jennifer Hudson, son David and fiance David Otunga. Continue to see them in the slide show.