Alicia Keys Executive Producer Behind Jennifer Hudson’s Upcoming Film

Alicia Keys' reach as a business woman cotinues to expand; her next venture is the film project, 'The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete', which she serves as an executive producer. The coming of age tale about two inner city kids, played by Skylan Brooks and Ethan Dizon, are casted alongside Jennifer Hudson, Jordin Sparks, Anthony Mackie and Jeffrey Wright.

In addition to working behind the scenes on the film, the Grammy Award winning singer has composed new songs for the film. The R rated movie will open in select Theaters on October 11.

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Last year Keys worked as the executive producer of her first film 'Firelight', starring Cuba Gooding Jr.

She is rumored to appear in front of the camera as Lena Horn in 'The Ninth Wave."