menu Home
feed side

Trailer for Aretha Franklin biopic lands: Watch

fixrunner | July 1, 2020

The trailer for the new Aretha Franklin biopic has been released.

The biopic, entitled Respect and starring Jennifer Hudson as the late Queen of Soul, will hit the cinemas in December. Franklin, who was involved in the film until her death in 2018, picked Hudson to portray her on screen.

Respect will take viewers from Franklin’s childhood through to her signing with Atlantic Records in the ’60s, and document her rise to stardom.

Watch the trailer for Respect below. 

Earlier this month, Amazon Music have released a short film on Youtube about legendary disco singer, Sylvester. The documentary, Love Me Like You Should: The Brave and Bold Sylvester, explores Sylvester’s beginnings with a church choir through to his years spent immersed in San Francisco’s queer nightlife scene, and is available to view for free as part of celebrations for LGBTQI+ pride.

Respect will be released this December

Navigation Section: 
Section Priority: 
Priority 1
Broadcast Date: 
Tuesday, June 30, 2020 – 15:15
Hero Content: 
No
Social Media Image: 
Lead Media: 

Written by fixrunner





  • cover play_circle_filled

    01. Horizon
    Eko Zu & Ahee (feat. Lei)

  • cover play_circle_filled

    01. Lost
    Black Ambrose

  • cover play_circle_filled

    02. Prefekt
    Kenny Bass, R. Galvanize

    add_shopping_cart
  • cover play_circle_filled

    03. Dreams
    Primal Beat, Grover Crime

    add_shopping_cart
  • cover play_circle_filled

    04. Disclosure
    Kenny Bass, Paul Richards

    add_shopping_cart
  • cover play_circle_filled

    05. Arensky
    Dixxon

    add_shopping_cart
  • cover play_circle_filled

    PDCST 08 – mp3
    Kenny Bass

play_arrow skip_previous skip_next volume_down
playlist_play