Jennifer Hudson sounds incredible as Aretha Franklin in a movie about the singer's life. Watch the teaser trailer for 'Respect.'

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  • MGM released a teaser trailer for its Aretha Franklin biopic, "Respect," Sunday night.

  • The film stars Jennifer Hudson as the singer and she sounds incredible.

  • "Respect" follows Franklin's career from a child singing in church choir to becoming a global phenomenon.

  • Forest Whitaker, Marc Maron, Marlon Wayans, Audra McDonald, Tituss Burgess, and Mary J. Blige also star.

  • The movie will be in theaters in December.

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