How Jennifer Hudson Transformed Into Winnie Mandela

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September 06, 2013 AT 5:39 AM
Winnie Mandela may have emerged as an anti-apartheid leader in South Africa during her ex-husband Nelson Mandela's imprisonment in 1963, but it took until 2013 -- as she turns 76 -- for her story to get the full Hollywood treatment. In "Winnie Mandela," Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson takes on the title role, portraying the iconic activist.