Taraji P. Henson Celebrity Watchlist

Birth Name: Taraji Penda Henson

Birth Place: Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Profession: Actor

TV Guide Rating:(842 ratings)

Your Rating:Rate this Celebrity:

Latest NewsSee all »

Tobias Truvillion and Jussie Smollett, Empire

Empire: A Cyberattack and a Watershed Moment for Gay TV

(Caution: spoilers from the most recent episode of Empire ahead.) Empire got hacked! In one of Empire's most tight tales this season, Lucious (Terrence Howard), Cookie (Taraji P. Henson) and Jamal (Jussie Smollett) are all doing their thing -- sensit… Read more

Video ClipsSee all »

U Name It Ft. Snoop Dogg from "Taraji's White Hot Holidays"
01:08 — Snoop Dogg performs, "U Name It" on TARAJI'S WHITE HOT HOLIDAYS.
Taye Diggs, Tyrese Gibson, And Ne-Yo Perform from "Taraji's White Hot Holidays"
00:41 — Taye Diggs, Tyrese Gibson, and Ne-Yo perform on TARAJI'S WHITE HOT HOLIDAYS.
EXCLUSIVE: Taraji P. Henson on Fans Who Give Her 'Love Punches': 'I Don't Really Know You!'
00:55 — Only ET was backstage as Alicia Keys, Missy Elliott and Jussie Smollett got ready to perform in Taraji's second 'White Hot Holidays' special.
Taraji P. Henson Accepts the Actathalon
07:24 — Taraji P. Henson competes in Late Night's acting super challenge.

Watch See all »

Sun Dec 11 8:00pm
CNN Heroes: 10th Annual All-Star TributeNew CNN

Anderson Cooper and Kelly Ripa host a celebration of 10 everyday people who are changing the world. Idina Menzel performs. Appearing: Taraji P. Henson; Richard Gere; Octavia Spencer; Neil Patrick Harris; Edward Norton; Laurie Hernandez; Liev Schreiber; Edi (more…)

I’ll Watch1 Watching
Sun Dec 11 11:00pm
CNN Heroes: 10th Annual All-Star Tribute CNN

Anderson Cooper and Kelly Ripa host a celebration of 10 everyday people who are changing the world. Idina Menzel performs. Appearing: Taraji P. Henson; Richard Gere; Octavia Spencer; Neil Patrick Harris; Edward Norton; Laurie Hernandez; Liev Schreiber; Edi (more…)

I’ll Watch1 Watching
Mon Dec 12 2:00am
CNN Heroes: 10th Annual All-Star Tribute CNN

Anderson Cooper and Kelly Ripa host a celebration of 10 everyday people who are changing the world. Idina Menzel performs. Appearing: Taraji P. Henson; Richard Gere; Octavia Spencer; Neil Patrick Harris; Edward Norton; Laurie Hernandez; Liev Schreiber; Edi (more…)

I’ll Watch1 Watching

More NewsSee all »

Bryshere Y. Gray as Hakeem Lyon, Empire
Empire: Hakeem Lyon's 10 Most Annoying Moments

Have a seat, Hakeem

Who Said It: Empire's Cookie, or a Fortune Cookie?

The Lyon family matriarch is as wise as an actual cookie

Morocco Omari
Empire: This Is Why Tariq is Hellbent on Destroying Lucious Lyon

Actor Morocco Omari explains motivations for Tariq's mission to take down Lucious.

Empire
Empire Exclusive Photos: Let's Break Down Phylicia Rashad's Shade-Filled Meeting with Cookie

Cookie meets Angelo Dubois' mom on Empire and the shade looks real.

Taraji P. Henson
The Empire Cast Comes Out for Hillary Clinton in New Ad

Directed by creator Lee Daniels

Mariah Carey and Jussie Smollett, Empire
Empire: Mariah Slays and Lucious Is Becoming a Better Monster

Empire draws on Shakespeare to show how Lucious Lyon may be evil, but he's not entirely wrong.