Respect goes through the artistic and personal life of Aretha Franklin with intelligence, supported by the interpretation of Jennifer Hudson

Respect (United States/Canada, 2021). Direction: Liesl Tommy. Film script: Tracey Scott-Wilson, Khouri. Photography: Kramer Morgenthau. Mounting: Avril Beukes. List: Jennifer Hudson, Forest Whitaker, Marlon Wayans, Tituss Burgess, Audra McDonald, Marc Maron, Kimberly Scott. Duration: 145 minutes. Available: Movistar Play, Flow (alquiler), Google Play y Apple TV+. Our opinion: good. One of the biggest challenges when … Read more

Oscars: There’s a Gathering Storm for Jennifer Hudson as Aretha Franklin in “Respect” as Voters Catch Up

Home Movies Oscars: There’s a Gathering Storm for Jennifer Hudson as Aretha Franklin in… For months now we’ve been told told told by Oscar prognosticators that Kristin Stewart was in the lead for “Spencer.” It’s been hammered home over and over. I have no problem with Stewart getting a … Read more

Jennifer Hudson, the actress who received Aretha Franklin’s “Respect”

JENNIFER HUDSON Los Angeles, Aug 10 (EFE News) .- Before her death in 2018, Aretha Franklin decided that Jennifer Hudson would be the actress who would embody her in “Respect,” the only autobiographical film authorized by the queen of soul, which opens this Friday in the United States after years of waiting. “I remember our … Read more

Cynthia Erivo: “Aretha Franklin worked a lot for civil rights”

CYNTHIA ERIVO Los Angeles (USA), 19 Mar. (EFE) .- When a reporter asked Cynthia Erivo to sing something on the red carpet at the 2019 Tony Awards, the actress performed “Ain’t No Way” by Aretha Franklin. Days later, National Geographic contacted her to play the “Queen of Soul” in “Genius.” The protagonist of “Harriet”, a … Read more

‘Genius: Aretha’: Cynthia Erivo’s secret to becoming the Queen of Soul in the Star + series – News of series

The new season of the series ‘Genius’ presents the life of Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, so we spoke with Cynthia Erivo, who told us about her preparation to become one of the most important singers in history. Star + will arrive in Mexico on August 31st and will not do it alone, since … Read more

Aretha ”or canonization through images

Aretha Franklin (Jennifer Hudson) dans « Respect » (2021), de Liesl Tommy. QUANTRELL D. COLBERT/METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER PICTURES INC Three years after her death, on August 16, 2018, Aretha Franklin continues to haunt the screens. In chronological order, we saw the documentary Amazing Grace, shot by Sydney Pollack in 1972, discovered in 2019, now available on DVD and on VoD … Read more

misery and splendor of Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin (Jennifer Hudson) dans « Respect », de Liesl Tommy. ANDRE D. WAGNER/METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER PICTURES INC THE OPINION OF THE “WORLD” – WHY NOT From original trauma to triumph, the arc of an American film biography features a shape as familiar as that of a bottle of Coca-Cola. Respect, which traces two decades of the life of Aretha Franklin, … Read more

An anthology dedicated to her majesty Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin, in October 2011 in Nashville (Tennessee). RICK DIAMOND/GETTY IMAGES VIA AFP It is not insulting the artistic posterity of Aretha Franklin (1942-2018), to consider that the best of the singer and pianist, by the interpretation, the writing of his own songs and the relevant choice those of other artists, the lyricists, composers arrangers … Read more