jenniferhudson_gapholidaycampaign.jpgJennifer Hudson is still smiling despite the unbelievable tragedy that recent befell her and her family.

The Oscar winner stars in the latest holiday ad campaign for Gap, agreeing for the photo to be used in the wake of the murders of her mother, brother and nephew.

"She said she wanted to be a part of it and that we should move forward," said Gap spokesperson, Olive Doyne.

Meanwhile, the former American Idol contestant has thanked the public for their support via her MySpace page.

"I want to thank each and every one of you for your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Thank you all. My sister and I take great comfort and strength from your love and concern," she wrote.