Things seem to be looking up, professionally, for Jennifer Hudson. Jennifer leads the NAACP Image Award nominations with a total of 7 nods in both film and music.
She received nominations for best new recording artist, best female recording artist, best duo (with Fantasia), best music video (“Spotlight”), best song (“Spotlight”), best album (“Jennifer Hudson”) and best supporting actress (“The Secret Life of Bees”). WORK!Beyonce got five nominations, including best female recording artist, best video for both “If I Were A Boy” and “Single Ladies,” best album for “I Am…Sasha Fierce,” and best supporting actress for “Cadillac Records.”Best motion picture nominations went to “Cadillac Records,” “The Secret Life of Bees,” “Miracle at St. Anna,” “Seven Pounds” and “Tyler Perry's The Family That Preys."
Exciting stuff! [Also, congrats Keshia for YOUR nomination!] Hopefully Jen will take a statue home with her. Halle Berry and Tyler Perry will host the awards show, which will air February 12 on Fox. To view the FULL list of nominations, click HERE. CONGRATULATIONS, EVERYONE!!! :-D