Saturday, October 25, 2008

Jennifer Hudson's Mother & Brother Killed

The mother and brother of actress and singer Jennifer Hudson were found shot to death in their home on the South Side of Chicago on October 24, 2008 (yesterday).

If you are still trying to recall who Jennifer Hudson is, here are some Fast Facts to help you along:

Fast Facts
1. Hudson's mother, Darnell Donerson, and brother, Jason, found shot to death 2. Bodies found in their home on South Side of Chicago
3. Found by Hudson's cousin
4. 7-year-old cousin missing, might have been kidnapped
5. Murder suspect: William Balfour
6. Balfour might have had a romantic relationship with Hudson's sister Julia
7. Hudson was a contestant on American Idol, co-starred in the Sex and the City movie
8. Won a best supporting actress Oscar for role in Dreamgirls



  1. Oh no! How terrible for Jennifer!

  2. Hey there, welcome back!

    Yeah, how terrible for Jennifer.

  3. Anonymous3:23 PM

    That's a shocker! Hope they catch the horrible culprits.

  4. I'm not familiar with her work, but no matter. My heart goes out to anyone who has that kind of tragedy in their life.

  5. MBL, it is awful news.

    PandaB, I know what you mean. I know people who have suffered two deaths in the family the same day. It is truly traumatic.