An American actress, Taraji P. Henson's film credits include "Streetwise", "The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle", "All or Nothing", "Baby Boy", "Hair Show", "Hustle & Flow", "Four Brothers", "Something New" and "Smokin' Aces." She contributed the female vocals to the Oscar-winning song "It's Hard Out Here for a Pimp" from "Hustle & Flow."
Academy AwardŽ Nominated Actress Taraji P. Henson to Host 14th Annual ?Celebration of Gospel?
Academy AwardŽ nominated actress Taraji P. Henson has been chosen to host BET?s #1 gospel music special, ?Celebration of Gospel.? The multi-talented Taraji takes over the role as Steve Harvey, king of comedy and all things media, ends his historic 13-year run.Taraji P Henson to star in Fox's music series Empire
Taraji P Henson and Terrence Howard are slated to lead the Fox drama series. Taraji P. Henson Nabs Female Lead in Fox's Lee Daniels Hip-Hop Drama 'Empire'
She'll reunite with her "Hustle & Flow" co-star Terrence Howard and play his ex-wife, while Jussie Smollet will portray one of their sons. read more Actress Taraji P. Henson joins Fox drama ?Empire?
?Person of Interest? alum Taraji P. Henson has found her next TV role. Henson has been cast as the female lead in the Fox drama pilot ?Empire? from ?The Butler?...Taraji P. Henson to Star in Lee Daniels? Fox Hip-Hop Drama ?Empire?
Taraji P. Henson has been cast as the female lead in Lee Daniels? Fox hip-hop drama ?Empire.? Henson will play Cookie Lyon, Lucious? (Terrence Howard) ex-wife and former business partner. The Daniels and Danny Strong drama will reunite Henson and Howard, who starred together in ?Hustle & Flow.? Additionally, Jussie Smollet has been cast in the role of Jamal Lyon, their son.Taraji P. Henson to Star Opposite Terrence Howard in Fox's Empire
Taraji P. Hensonwill star oppositeTerrence Howardin Fox'sEmpire, TVGuide.com has learned. FromThe Butler'sLee DanielsandGame Change'sDanny Strong,Empireis a family drama set in the world of a hip-hop empire that will feature both original and current music.Taraji P. Henson To Star In Lee Daniels? Hip-Hop Fox Pilot ?Empire?
Taraji P. Henson is reuniting with her Hustle & Flow co-star Terrence Howard for another drama project set in the hip-hop world, this time in TV. Person Of Interest alumna Henson has been tapped as the female lead opposite Howard in E mpire , Fox ?s drama pilot from Lee Daniels , Danny Strong and Imagine?s Brian Grazer. Also cast in the project, written by Strong and to be directed by Daniels ...Malik Yoba Joins Terrence Howard, Taraji P. Henson in Fox?s ?Empire?
*Malik Yoba has joined the expanding cast of Lee Daniels? hip hop-themed Fox drama ?Empire.? Terrence Howard stars as Lucious Lyon (Howard), a charismatic, savvy music superstar who is about to take his company, Empire Entertainment, public. Yoba will play Vernon Turner, Lucious?s longtime friend from the streets and business associate who is now the [?]Taraji P. Henson to Play Terrence Howard?s Ex-Wife in Fox Pilot ?Empire?
*Taraji P. Henson will reunite with her ?Hustle & Flow? co-star Terrence Howard for yet another hip-hop themed project?this time for television. The ?Person Of Interest? alum has been cast as the female lead in Fox?s ?Empire,? a drama pilot from Lee Daniels, Danny Strong and Imagine?s Brian Grazer. Also cast in the project, written [?]Taraji P. Henson Joins Lee Daniels' Empire
Henson will star opposite Terrence Howard in the drama.
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Taraji is a descendant of Matthew Henson, co-discoverer of the North Pole.
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