Tag Archives: Respect

Jennifer Hudson on Playing Aretha Franklin: ‘It’s a Blessing, but Scary’


Jennifer Hudson is riding high with the release of the first teaser for next year’s “Respect” biopic, in which she stars as the late Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin, and she’s celebrating with a gorgeous new As If magazine cover. Shot by Tatijana Shoan in collaboration with artist Ashley Longshore, the layout is an orgy […]

Lil Pump Drops ‘Drug Addicts’ from Set Out of Respect for Juice WRLD

Exclusive TMZ.com Lil Pump decided to forgo performing one of his mega-hit songs out of respect for Juice WRLD … and honored his late friend instead. Sources close to the situation tell TMZ … Lil Pump and his team removed the track, “Drug Addicts” from his Rolling Loud Festival setlist in L.A. in light of […]

Meek Mill Helps Slain Teen’s Mom Push for ‘Respect’ Between Cops and Citizens

Exclusive TMZ.com Meek Mill thinks the heart-wrenching stories of parents losing kids to police brutality and social injustice can create real change … and he’s hammering his point home with a powerful video. Meek’s record company, Dream Chasers, is releasing a moving PSA Wednesday focusing on the tragic death of Antwon Rose Jr. — a […]

Pete Buttigieg Has Nothing but Respect for Protesters Who Interrupted Him

Play video content Exclusive TMZ.com Mayor Pete Buttigieg was briefly upstaged during CNN’s LGBTQ town hall by transgender protesters, but there are no hard feelings — in fact, he’s taking a stand for them. We got the Democratic Presidential candidate in L.A. Thursday night as he left the theater where the event was held, and […]

ESPN Delays Apex Legends Broadcast ‘Out of Respect’ for Shooting Victims

Breaking News EA Sports ESPN has postponed its broadcast of a shooter-style video game tournament that was scheduled to air this weekend … in light of the recent mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton. The Apex Legends Battle Royale game — which has a Teen rating — is huge in the gaming community and […]