Trailer: Jennifer Hudson “Winnie” as Winnie Mandela

Despite South Africans protesting Jennifer Hudson playing Winnie Mandela in the upcoming  film “Winnie,” the film nevertheless forges ahead with a trailer release. Hudson plays Winnie Madikizela-Mandela in an upcoming biopic based on Winnie Mandela’s life while Terrence Howard plays Nelson Mandela. “Winnie” is expected to be released in early 2011.

Ladybrille ‘Artist to Watch’ X.O Senavoe “sampled” Nelson Mandela’s statement in the court scene above. Listen to how he weaved the statements in his song ‘Victory’ below.

~Photocredit: Eurweb

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