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Video! At the Essence Photo Shoot with Jennifer Hudson

"Extra" takes you behind the scenes at the Essence photo shoot with Jennifer Hudson's, showing off her new svelte figure for not one, but two different covers of the April issue of the magazine!

Hudson says she's "happy" after dropping 80 pounds and tells "Extra" she did it for her baby. "I wanted to make that difference for him and set a good example." Hudson added, "Just to see how many people have been inspired by my weight loss -- that motivates me to keep up what I'm doing."

Check out Jennifer's glamorous photo shoot!