Jennifer Hudson working on weight-loss memoir

June 7, 2011 2:29:07 PM PDT
Chicago native Jennifer Hudson is working on a memoir about food and losing weight.

The Academy Award-winning actress and singer has a deal for a book about her struggles with weight and how she dropped 80 pounds.

Hudson has talked publicly about her weight loss and has appeared in commercials as a spokesperson for Weight Watchers.

Hudson's book is not yet named, but it is scheduled to come out in January.