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Jennifer Hudson portrays the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, in the new movie, RESPECT, which is one of the most highly-anticipated of the year.

Now, the folks behind RESPECT have launched a new trailer, and this one is filled with faith.

Watch Hudson, Audra McDonald and director Liesl Tommy speak with some of today’s biggest faith leaders to talk about how Aretha Franklin’s childhood shaped her soulful voice.

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