Headlines: Jennifer Hudson Chairmen’s Award, Howie Mandel New Netflix Show

Not Calling B——-! Howie Mandel Set to Host Netflix Game Show ‘B——- The Game Show’ – Howie Mandel, the host of America’s Got Talent and Deal or No Deal, is coming to Netflix to host a game show for the streaming service titled Bullsh*t The Game Show. In this competition-style show, competitors will be pitted against each other. According to an exclusive with Deadline, they…”will work their way up a money ladder either by answering questions correctly or by confidently giving incorrect answers – and persuading others that they are accurate. With a lot of money on the line, in this game you don’t have to be the smartest person in the room to win, you just have to convince everyone that you are.” – Read more at Enstars

Jennifer Hudson on Acclaim for ‘Respect’ and the Possibility of Getting Her Own Talk Show (Exclusive) – “I don’t even know where to begin to say, like, how amazing it is to feel acknowledged and to be a part of such a prestigious thing,” Hudson said, thanking her “Respect family” and PSIFA festival chairman Harold Matzner for the accolade. The moment is a full-circle one for Hudson, who sang Aretha Franklin’s “Share Your Love With Me” for her American Idol audition in 2004. “It feels like having received an award just being chosen to play her and to live my dream to do it, so receiving an award for it is like the cherry on the top,” she shared. “It is something I do not take lightly. I feel like we all put our hearts [and] every bit of our energy into this project to pay homage to her legacy, and so this is just a reminder that I get to look at and cherish with that in mind.” – Read more at Entertainment Tonight

Jennifer Hudson wins Palm Springs Film Festival Chairman’s Award

Jennifer Hudson won The Chairman’s Award for her role as Aretha Franklin in respect. “Thank you to the @PSFilmFest for presenting me with the Chairman’s Award! It is an honor to be in such great company with past recipients such as George Clooney, Regina King, Nicole Kidman & so many other greats,” she wrote on social media.

For Taylor Hicks, touring is an act of faith – “I was doing some private gigs up there (in the Capital Region),” he said. “This will be some of my first public performances in a while and I’m really excited about them.” “I wish that I could tell you that I won ‘American Idol’ yesterday,” said Hicks. “But it’s been about 15 years. Fortunately, I was able to branch out and do a lot of different things. The key is to still try to work as much as you can, and I’m coming up on 15 years in show business. I’m really happy that I still get to perform shows and be in entertainment.” – Read more at Times Union

Jordin Sparks shares the reason why she got married

American Idol season 6 winner Jordin Sparks co-hosted The Real on Thursday and Friday. Here, she shares about why she married her husband Dana Isaiah.

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