Coca Jones after being mistaken for Jennifer Hudson: ‘That’s such a compliment’
Coca Jones revealed that she was often mistaken for Jennifer Hudson when appearing on the latter show.
During an appearance on the Jennifer Hudson show, the 25-year-old was asked if she had been mistaken for Respect actor.
Jones replied, “I get that so often that honestly, at this point, I just play into it.” She then began jokingly singing the opening lines of Hudson’s incredible rendition of the Dreamgirls track “And I Am Telling You I’m Not Going”.
“Do we all look alike?” Hudson asked the audience, who responded with cheers.
The host also admitted to receiving comments of resemblance to the let it shine actor.
“People say, ‘Who would you play against you? And I see your name keeps coming up,” she said before the “ICU” singer replied, “Stop messing with me. I’m ready at this point.
Jones continued, “I take that as such a compliment because you know you’ve had such an impact on my life. Just watching you, another beautiful, dark-skinned woman, kill him. That’s my motivation.