Jennifer Hudson, a former â€œAmerican Idolâ€ finalist, won best supporting actress in the recent 79th Annual Academy Awards. She won the Oscar for her first movie role as the lead singer in the movie â€œDreamgirlsâ€. Her role in the movie also earned Golden Globe and Screen Actor Guild awards.
Jennifer Hudson said, â€œOh my God, I have to just take this moment in. I cannot believe this. Look what God can do. I didn’t think I was going to win.â€ She added, â€œIf my grandmother was here to see me now. She was my biggest inspiration.â€