Name: Taraji P. Henson
Birth Name: 
Taraji Penda Henson
Birth Date: 
September 11, 1970
Birth Place: 
Washington, D.C.
Relationship Status: 
Celebrity Ranking # 668

Kevin Hart, Jessica Chastain and Seth Rogen Join Jimmy Kimmel for “Celebrity Mean Tweets: Movie Edition”

Posted Friday February 26, 2016 9:34 AM GMT

It’s always a treat when Jimmy Kimmel gathers his famous friends to read all the nasty messages in the Twitterverse, and last night (February 25) the “Jimmy Kimmel Live” host compiled a Movie Edition of Celebrity Mean Tweets.


Taraji, Julia, Olivia, Viola and Priyanka Cover ELLE Women in TV Issue

Posted Thursday January 14, 2016 3:57 PM GMT

Adding some serious girl power to the February 2016 issue, ELLE magazine recruited five fine females for the Women in TV front page.


Taraji, Gina & Emma Team Up for Glamour’s October 2015 Cover

Posted Tuesday September 8, 2015 2:55 PM GMT

As three of the hottest ladies on television, Emma Roberts, Taraji P.


Taraji P Henson Poses Pretty for Harper’s Bazaar

Posted Thursday August 13, 2015 3:20 PM GMT

She’s certainly one of the hottest clotheshorses in the industry, and it turns out Taraji P. Henson looks good in just about anything.


Taraji P. Henson Sizzles on the Cover of W Magazine August 2015

Posted Wednesday June 24, 2015 7:30 AM GMT

Never lacking in the sex appeal department, Taraji P. Henson has pulses racing with her steamy cover spread for the August 2015 issue of W magazine.

The “Empire” goddess flashes plenty of flesh in her images, expertly captured by the dynamic photography duo of Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott.


BET's 'Black Girls Rock' Celebration Draws Alicia Keys, Eva Longoria & More!

Posted Sunday October 14, 2012 2:35 AM GMT

Making for the third running of the annual showcase, BET's 2012 Black Girls Rock! celebration was taped during a ceremony held in New York City on Saturday night (October 13).


Taraji P. Henson's 2012 BET Awards Arrival

Posted Sunday July 1, 2012 8:00 PM GMT

Joining in on the star-studded spectacle, Taraji P. Henson was all prettied up for the 2012 BET Awards in Los Angeles, CA on Sunday (July 1).

The "Think Like a Man" actress elated the crowd as she worked the arrivals area at the Shrine Auditorium while readying for her presenter duties at the annual showcase.


2012 BET Awards Nominees: Complete List

Posted Wednesday May 23, 2012 8:19 AM GMT

It’s always an exciting event each year, and the 2012 BET Awards nominations have been announced to the public.

Topping all contenders is Kanye West, who has scored a total of seven mentions with all but one coming from his collaboration with Jay-Z called Watch The Throne.