Jennifer Hudson has officially made her daytime talk show hosting debut! The EGOT winner kicked off the premiere season of The Jennifer Hudson Show (on FOX 11) today (9/12), which also happens to be her birthday. What a nice gift! Hudson’s first guest was a blast from the past – former American Idol judge Simon Cowell! It was their first sit-down conversation (below) since she placed seventh on season 3 of the singing competition series in 2004. Check it out..