ABOUT THE SHOW
The series will feature celebrity interviews, topical stories, community heroes, viral sensations, and music. Hudson will use her powerful voice in a new way, bringing fun, uplifting conversations to the forefront, shining a light on extraordinary stories, talents, and passions. The Jennifer Hudson Show will be a destination to laugh, learn, and feel inspired.
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 28
Guests: TONY HALE (The Mysterious Benedict Society)
Jennifer welcomes 10-year-old Khloe Joiner and her mom, Loretta Moutra, from Missouri City, TX, who started the project “A Book and a Smile,” at the age of 4, to help kids have access to books. Over the years, Khloe has given books to schools, community centers, hospitals and more. To date, Khloe has given more than 27,500 books to children across the country.
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29
Guests: JAMEELA JAMIL (Pitch Perfect: Bumper in Berlin and I Weigh)
JOSH DALLAS (Manifest)
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 30
Guests: GLEN POWELL (Devotion)
Jennifer welcomes author and poet Aurielle Marie, based in Atlanta, GA, who is being honored as one of Out100’s LGBTQ + Literary and Publishing Stars of the year. Aurielle recently went viral on TikTok for asking Lizzo if she could borrow her 2022 Emmys dress for her honor at Out magazine’s upcoming Out100 gala since she couldn’t find something to wear in her size. After hearing her plea, Lizzo sent Aurielle her 2019 American Music Awards dress since her Emmy dress got ruined.
Jennifer welcomes “The Budgetnista” Tiffany Aliche, who is an award-winning teacher of financial education, and a New York Times and Amazon bestselling author, to discuss budgeting during the holidays. Through her company, Tiffany has created a financial movement that has helped over two million women worldwide.
11-year-old sports reporter Pepper Parsley's dream of reporting from the red carpet comes true when The Jennifer Hudson Show sends her to be their correspondent at the American Music Awards!
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 1
Guests: KEN JEONG (The Masked Singer)
ASHTON SANDERS (I Wanna Dance with Somebody)
Jennifer welcomes back David Riherd, the co-founder of Wildlife Learning Center (WLC), a zoological park in Sylmar, CA, with animals, including a sloth! WLC cares for more than 100 displaced, rescued, and zoo-born wild animals.
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 2
Jennifer looks back at a few of her favorite memories on the talk show with music’s biggest stars.
Photos below courtesy Chris Millard/Warner Bros.