Well looks like Jennifer Hudson is ready to get back to work after having her first child just about a month ago. She will appear with Oprah today for her new season kick-off, has been added to the DIVAS LIVE roster for VH1, & will performing at the Wizard of Oz concert in New York City. GET IT! :-) Read what VH1 has to say about adding Jennifer:
It is official, Grammy winner R&B singer, Academy Award actress and former American Idol season 3 contestant Jennifer Hudson will be performing at VH1 Diva's live event hosted by Paula Abdul airing on September 17th at 9pm on VH1. She will be joining Adele, Kelly Clarkson, Leona Lewis, Miley Cyrus,and Jordin Sparks.
In other news, some of the presenters for the night have been announced which are:
Sheryl Crow, Melissa Etheridge, Cyndi Lauper and Martina McBride. Kathy Griffin, Toni Braxton, Ryan Kwanten, Lauren Conrad from "The Hills", Whitney Port from "The City" and the cast of MGM Film Fame (Asher Book, Anna Maria Perez de Tagle, Kherington Payne, Naturi Naughton, and Walter Perez). They all join the show as presenters for the night.
“We are excited that Jennifer Hudson will share her award-winning talent with our VH1 Divas audience next week. Adding Jennifer to our roster of young yet hugely successful performers guarantees that the show will truly be a night to remember. We can’t wait for our viewers to enjoy the performances that will reflect the talent, hard work and tenacity that has come to define this new generation of divas.” said Tom Calderone, President, VH1.
The live 2 hour event hosted by former American Idol judge Paula Abdul premieres on September 17th at 9pm on VH1.