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Taraji P. Henson: Creating Cookie Lyons
01:57 — Taraji P Henson talks about her process in creating television’s biggest character Cookie Lyons.
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04:58 — Taraji P. Henson Star of "Empire"
Cookie Gets a New Love Interest On "Empire"
01:19 — Will Adam Rodriguez be able to woo Taraji P. Henson's iconic character? The "Magic Mike XXL" actor tells all on his huge new role at Dylan's Candy Bar (more…)
Fast Family Feud With Taraji P. Henson
04:53 — Jimmy and Taraji face off in a game like Family Feud only faster.
Top Priority
00:30 — Empire is returning Wed September 23 on FOX!
Keanu Reeves' Sex Scene With Eli Roth's Wife
03:51 — Keanu recalls what it was like to do a sex scene with an actress who was married to the director of the movie.
Guillermo Del Toro Explains Audience Reactions Around the World
02:19 — Guillermo talks about how different international audiences react to his movies and recalls what it was like to go to the cinema in Mexico when he was (more…)
Candidates for the Nobel Prize in Chemistry
01:46 — The Nobel Prize in chemistry was just given out. There were a lot of very deserving candidates this year, and we put together this video highlighting (more…)
Jimmy Teaches One of His Writers to Ride a Bike
06:33 — Jimmy recently learned that one of his writers, a 32 year-old man named Josh, does not know how to ride a bike. This is an important skill to have, so (more…)
Nathan Fillion Doesn't Like the Dentist
02:44 — Nathan talks about not liking going to the dentist and recalls an odd experience he had at one as a kid.
Cookie's Cookout from "True Love Never"
01:16 — Cookie tells Laz how he's going to promote Lyon Dynasty.
Get Details On "Taraji and Terrence's White Hot Holidays"
00:20 — "Empire" stars Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson spill tidbits on what to expect from the festive show--full of holiday cheer! Take a look.
Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson Spoof Kimye On 'White Hot Holiday' Special
00:56 — The 'Empire' stars parodied a Kim Kardashian/Kanye West holiday party.
Maroon 5 Responds to Taraji P. Henson Mistaking Coldplay for Them at the Super Bowl
00:57 — The 'Empire' star Tweeted that she was loving Maroon 5's halftime show performance.
EMPIRE Fashion: The Cookie Lyon Look
01:10 — Lee Daniels, Taraji P Henson, Terrence Howard, Monique and Rita break down what inspired the Cookie Lyon look.
Close up: Taraji P. Henson As "Cookie Lyon"
01:55 — Get to know the many layers of Cookie Lyon.
3 Words to Describe EMPIRE Finale
01:25 — Terrence Howard, Taraji P. Henson, Jussie Smollett, Grace Gealey, Ta’Rhonda Jones, Kaitlin Doubleday, Bryshere Y. Gray and EMPIRE's writers share the (more…)
Taraji P. Henson Sends Son to Howard Due to Racial Profiling at USC
02:38 — Hot Topic: Where Cookie Sends Her Kid
Taraji P. Henson: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
00:10 — We can save the Earth, one household at a time.
Taraji P. Henson: Computer Shut Down
00:10 — EMPIRE's Taraji P. Henson has the low-down on an electronics shut-down.
Could Tyrese and Taraji P. Henson Reunite On ‘Empire’?
00:59 — Our photog talk to Tyrese about Taraj P. Henson saying that if Tyrese appeared on ‘Empire’ and they had a ‘Baby Boy’ reunion they could possibly “br (more…)
How Taraji P. Henson Convinced Lee Daniels to Cast Her and Terrence Howard On 'Empire'
01:20 — 'Empire' creator Lee Daniels also shares a tease of Chris Rock on set of season two.
Vlog With Taraji P. Henson
03:13 — Janelle (Sasheer Zamata) gets a lesson in dancing properly like a woman from her mom (Taraji P. Henson).
'Empire' Creator Lee Daniels On 'The View'
04:06 — Empire show creator Lee Daniels compares Taraji P. Henson to Meryl Streep.
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  • Birth Name: Taraji Penda Henson
  • Birth Place: Washington, District of Columbia, United States
  • Birthday: September 11, 1970, Virgo
  • Profession: Actor

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