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    Pictures: Jennifer Hudson's son to debut in films


    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

    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.

    Jennifer Kate Hudson is an American singer and actress, who came to prominence in 2004 as a finalist on the third season of American Idol, coming in seventh place. She made her film debut in Dreamgirls (2006), which won her an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, a Golden Globe Award, a BAFTA Award, an NAACP Image Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award.

    As a singer, she has released two music albums like 'Jennifer Hudson' (2008) and 'I Remember Me' (2011). Her singles like 'And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going', 'Spotlight', 'If This Isn't Love', 'Giving Myself', 'Where You At', 'I Remember Me' and 'No One Gonna Love You' have been well received by the music lovers.

    As an actress Jennifer Hudson has featured in six movies like Dreamgirls, Sex and the City, The Secret Life of Bees, Fragments, Winnie and The Three Stooges. Currently, she is busy with three other projects like The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete, Lullaby and Black Nativity.

    Jennifer Hudson began dating James Payton in 1999, when she was 18. But the couple got separated in late 2007 after nine years of relationship.

    Jennifer Hudson began dating James Payton in 1999, when she was 18. But the couple got separated in late 2007 after nine years of relationship.

    Hudson met David Otunga, a professional wrestler in the WWE and a Harvard Law graduate and the couple got engaged in September 2008. In August 2009, Hudson gave birth to her first child, a boy named David Daniel Otunga Jr.

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