Jennifer Hudson is an EGOT winner
The "Respect" star joined the elite EGOT club. An EGOT is an artist who has won an Emmy,
Grammy, Oscar and a Tony Award in their career.
Hudson already had an Emmy, Grammy and Oscar and on Sunday she won a Tony,
thanks to her role as a co-producer of "A Strange Loop" which won for best musical.
Hudson joked to People magazine in 2020 about the plan to join the less than 20 people who hold such a crowning achievement.
I got a dog and named it Oscar, and then I won my Oscar.
And then I got a dog and named it Grammy, and then I won my Grammy," she said.
So I think I should get some dogs and name them Emmy and Tony -- and it'll give me good luck, and I'll win [They're] like my good luck charms."
Hudson won a 2007 best supporting actress Oscar for her role in "Dreamgirls,