Johns Hopkins students create high-heeled prosthetic
The Baltimore Sun

December 2006: "Dreamgirls" is released to critical praise and big box-office sales. DreamWorks submits Beyoncé's performance to the Academy for a Best Actress award consideration but fails to get nominated.

Jennifer Hudson, the film's breakout star who went on to win Best Supporting Actress, overshadows Beyoncé's likeable performance.DreamWorks