Weight Watchers gleaned Jennifer Hudson’s wild-card performance in 2004 when she was a bit weightier and wore a “hideous” (as Simon called it) pink dress. And she duets with Jennifer Hudson 2011. It’s oddly mesmerizing:
Then you watch the original performance below and have to appreciate the video magic. Clearly, the CGI folks had to do a LOT of work to make the ad above even look halfway convincing:
Hudson will be at the Buckhead Barnes & Noble January 18 at 7 p.m. signing her new book “I Got This.”
- Ratings update: “X Factor” finale drew 12.4 million and a 3.8 18-49 rating. That’s not bad but less than half of what “Idol’ draws.
By Rodney Ho, Radio & TV Talk