Jennifer Hudson earned her EGOT on Sunday at the 2022 Tony Awards when she won for “A Strange Loop,” becoming a member of the ranks of the choose few who’ve gotten all prestigious efficiency awards.
Hudson, 40, joins the exclusive list of 16 other winners together with the likes of Audrey Hepburn, Alan Menken, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Whoopi Goldberg, who all received awards at the Emmys, Grammys, Oscars and Tonys.
The celebrated title was given to Hudson as a producer for the Tony Award-winning musical “A Strange Loop,” which received Finest Musical on Sunday.
Hudson’s path to an EGOT started in 2007 when she received an Academy Award for her function in “Dreamgirls” and later obtained a Grammy award in 2009 for her efficiency in “The Color Purple.”
Additionally in 2009, Hudson received the Emmy for an animated collection known as “Baby Yaga.”
“A Strange Loop” obtained a file 11 Tony nominations together with Finest Musical and Finest Actor. The present, written by Michael R. Jackson, received the Tony Award for finest new musical and Jackson received the award for Finest Guide of a Musical.