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Taraji P. Henson

Taraji P. Henson

Taraji P. Henson

Taraji P. Henson is an Oscar-nominated actress who came to fame playing Shug in 2005's Hustle & Flow, in which she acted and sang on the Oscar-winning song "Hard Out Here for a Pimp." In 2008, Henson was Academy Award-nominated for her portrayal of Queenie in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button. Her other notable credits include the films Think Like a Man and I Can Do Bad All by Myself as well as the TV series Person of Interest. In 2015, Henson began playing Cookie Lyon on Fox's Empire, scoring two Emmy nominations for her performance. She most recently starred in the Oscar-nominated Hidden Figures, winning a SAG Award. Empire's third season returns March 22.

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Drinko with Taraji P. Henson

Drinko with Taraji P. Henson

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St. Patrick's Day Gave Taraji P. Henson and Jimmy a Great Flask Idea

St. Patrick's Day Gave Taraji P. Henson and Jimmy a Great Flask Idea

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Taraji P. Henson Bought Out Theaters for Hidden Figures

Taraji P. Henson Bought Out Theaters for Hidden Figures

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Password with Taraji P. Henson

Password with Taraji P. Henson

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Taraji P. Henson Is an Around the Way Girl

Taraji P. Henson Is an Around the Way Girl

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Taraji P. Henson's Empire Character Cookie Has South African Fan Murals

Taraji P. Henson's Empire Character Cookie Has South African Fan Murals

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The Acting Game with Taraji P. Henson

The Acting Game with Taraji P. Henson

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Jussie Smollett Caught Taraji P. Henson Dozing on the Empire Set

Jussie Smollett Caught Taraji P. Henson Dozing on the Empire Set

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Charades with Ryan Seacrest and Taraji P. Henson

Charades with Ryan Seacrest and Taraji P. Henson

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Jimmy Almost Got Taraji P. Henson to Pick Up His Tab

Jimmy Almost Got Taraji P. Henson to Pick Up His Tab
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