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Jennifer Hudson's 'Winnie' Debuts Promo Trailer

November 16, 2010 (9:37 am) GMT
As the wife of Nelson Mandela, Hudson's Winnie turns into a leading opponent of the white minority rule government when her husband is behind the bars.

Film Bridge International has released a trailer for "Winnie" which follows Winnie Mandela, the wife of South African leader Nelson Mandela, who is portrayed by . It will capture her life from her meeting with Nelson to how she survived throughout the years when her husband was imprisoned and she was accused of misconduct.

The movie will not focus on the sometimes negative press she received, but on the very powerful love story that kept Winnie and Nelson Mandela together for years. Darrell J. Roodt serves behind the lens for the film which production was kicked off earlier this year in Cape Town, Johannesburg and Robben Island.

stars opposite Hudson as Nelson Mandela with and Wendy Crewson landing other roles. The drama is expected to be released sometime in 2011.


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