Jennifer Hudson to Star in Netflix Comedy Sandy Wexler
Jennifer Hudson has been cast to star alongside comedian Adam Sandler in the upcoming Netflix film, Sandy Wexler. The Academy Award-winning singer and actress will once again get to showcase her beautiful voice, playing the character of Courtney Clarke, a singer who catches the eye of Wexler (Sandler), a bumbling Hollywood agent who manages a group of eccentric clients.
Jennifer joins previously announced cast members Kevin James, Rob Schneider, Arsenio Hall, and Colin Quinn. Production is set to kick off next month in Hollywood, after which Jennifer will prepare for her co-starring role in NBC’s upcoming Harirspray Live musical.