Jennifer Hudson buys assistant house for Christmas

Jennifer Hudson appears at the premiere of 'Black Nativity' in New York on Nov. 18, 2013. / Jennifer Hudson's assistant Walter reacts to finding out the singer and actress bought him a house for Christmas, as seen in a video posted on her Instagram page on Dec. 31, 2013. (Kristina Bumphrey / /

January 3, 2014 8:52:06 PM PST
Jennifer Hudson's assistant was stunned after learning she was buying him a house for Christmas.

Hudson, a Chicago native, and her assistant Walter Williams have been friends since they were in the sixth grade.

The singer and actress posted a video of his reaction on her Instagram account.

There's no word where the house is located.