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Jennifer Hudson Epitomizes Vintage Glamour in O, The Oprah Magazine

Shot in a New York City theater, Jennifer Hudson goes retro in purple on the cover of O, The Oprah Magazine in the December 2015 issue.

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Looking all glam in top brands like Tadashi Shoji, Kate Spade and Mandalay, the 34-year-old entertainer talks about making her Broadway debut with ‘The Colour Purple’ and how she has kept from being too nervous.

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Take a Look at What She Said:

Her Broadway debut as Shug Avery in The Color Purple: “I have butterflies taking on this role, but I like that. I never second guessed it – I just hopped right in. She is such a different funky character for me and I was very attached to book and the film.”

Her family enjoying living in New York: “We love seeing musicals. We’ve made it to The Lion King and Wicked already. My son says, ‘Mommy, this feels like home!’”

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Taking care of her voice: “Plenty of rest, and I drink lots of warm water with lemon and honey.”

The Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre on Tuesday (November 10) held the first preview of Broadway’s The Color Purple in New York.

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