Jennifer Hudson came to the national scene in 2004 as a finalist on Fox’s American Idol, and it wasn’t long before she landed the role of Effie (an Oscar win for her) in the movie Dreamgirls. It’s been just five years, so Jennifer’s jewelry “bests” are still emerging, but one style seems to be consistent — she often wears large chandelier earrings to celebrity events. Ongoing musical and screen careers keep Jennifer busy, but maybe not as busy as the new person in her life will — brand new baby boy, David Daniel Otunga Jr. (named for his father).

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