Jennifer Hudson Shows Off Killer Vocals As Aretha Franklin In First ‘Respect’ Teaser Trailer

The new teaser for the upcoming Aretha Franklin biopic “Respect” has been released.

Jennifer Hudson takes on the role of the late superstar and, in the recently released clip, shows off her killer vocals to the iconic track.

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The actress sings, “What you want, baby I got it. What you need, you know I got it.”

Before she belts out the famous line, “R-E-S-P-E-C-T/Find out what it means to me/R-E-S-P-E-C-T/Take care, TCB.”

The star-studded cast also includes Forest Whitaker, Marlon Wayans, Audra McDonald, Marc Maron, Tituss Burgess, Saycon Sengbloh, Hailey Kilgore, Tate Donovan, Heather Headley, Skye Dakota Turner, and Mary J. Blige.

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Franklin passed away at age 76 on August 16, 2018.

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