Aretha Franklin Biopic Respect Has A Star Cast, In Theaters August 13th

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Quantrell D. Colbert
Quantrell D. Colbert

Starring Jennifer Hudson as Aretha Franklin, Respect was initially set to hit theaters in January but was bumped to August 13, 2021. The biopic shows the lesser-known details of the life of the “Queen of Soul”, including her early childhood years, growing up singing in her father’s church choir.

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Quantrell D. Colbert
Quantrell D. Colbert

Also starring Marlon Wayans, Audra McDonald, Forest Whitaker, Queen Latifah, Mary J. Blige, and Marc Maron, viewers can sit back and be transported to another era. We already know the soundtrack will be a winner!