Based on the remarkable true story of Aretha Franklin, Respect stars Jennifer Hudson as the legendary Queen of R&B. The film follows her journey from singing in her father’s church choir to becoming an international musical superstar.
Respect stars Jennifer Hudson, Forest Whitaker, Audra McDonald, Saycon Sengbloh, Hailey Kilgore, Brenda Nicole Moorer, Marlon Wayans, Mac Maron, Tituss Burgess, Kimberly Scott, LeRoy McClain, and Tate Donovan. It was written by Callie Khouri and Tracey Scott Wilson and directed by Liesl Tommy. Respect will be coming to theaters this August.
Be sure to watch the trailer below.