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Birth Name: Taraji Penda Henson

Birth Place: Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Profession: Actor

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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

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A Not So Silent FOX Wednesday
00:30 — Don't miss all-new episodes of LETHAL WEAPON and EMPIRE this WED starting at 8/7c on FOX!
Hidden Figures
00:39 — HIDDEN FIGURES is the incredible untold story of Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughn (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Mona (more…)
Hidden Figures
00:55 — HIDDEN FIGURES is the incredible untold story of Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughn (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Mona (more…)
Hidden Figures
00:58 — HIDDEN FIGURES is the incredible untold story of Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughn (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Mona (more…)

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Wed Dec 7 3:30pm
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button SUND

A man is born in New Orleans just after World War I, but he is already in his 80s and then proceeds to live his life aging in reverse into the 21st century, experiencing joy and sadness, loves lost and found, and the meaning of timelessness.

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Wed Dec 7 6:00pm
Think Like a Man Too FXX

Old friends reunite for a Las Vegas wedding that quickly goes off the rails. The bachelor and bachelorette parties are undermined by the couples' relationship problems, and eventually the festivities lead to a night in jail.

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Wed Dec 7 9:00pm
EmpireThe Unkindest CutNew(Season 3, Episode 8) FOX

In order to get Nessa into the spotlight, Andre sabotages Tiana's big appearance at a fashion event; Tariq teams up with Leah to bring down Lucious; and Jamal hopes working with Philip will help him finally overcome his PTSD.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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  • Birth Name: Taraji Penda Henson
  • Birth Place: Washington, District of Columbia, United States
  • Profession: Actor

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