Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson got engaged this weekend to her boyfriend, David Otunga.
The 'Dreamgirls' star accepted the proposal of Otunga, known as "Punk" while a contestant on Vh1's 'I Love New York 2,' who presented her with a Neil Lane diamond ring on her 27th birthday on Sept. 12.
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Prior to her relationship with the reality TV star, the 'American Idol' finalist had been in a long-term relationship with her childhood sweetheart, custodian James Payton.
She also stars in 'The Secret Life of Bees' opposite Queen Latifah, Dakota Fanning, Alicia Keys and Sophie Okonedo. That movie opens on Oct. continue reading