Jennifer Hudson Reaches EGOT Status

The prestigious title is an abbreviation for Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony.

Jennifer Hudson has reached a new EGOT status after a win Sunday night at the Tony’s. The prestigious title is an abbreviation for Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony. It’s given to people who have won each of the major awards. After her Tony win  for co-producing the musical “A Strange Loop,” the 40-year-old former American Idol star joined the ranks of only 17 others that have achieved this feat in 60 years.