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Cookie Is Keeping Terrence Howard in Check
01:17 — After James compliments Terrence Howard on looking fit, Terrence explains how his "Empire" co-star, Taraji P. Henson, keeps his diet in check on set.
“Empire” Crew Lodges Complaint Against Nia Long!
01:50 — Apparently, Nia treated the hair and makeup people horribly and that pissed off Taraji P. Henson!
Hidden Figures - Trailer
03:06 — HIDDEN FIGURES is the incredible untold story of Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughn (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Mona (more…)
Cookie's Clapback: She's Just Getting Started
01:22 — Cookie is on fire! Check out some of Cookie's best clapback moments from the spring premiere "Sound & Fury."
Sneak Peek: Anika Is Welcomed Back from "Play On"
02:00 — Grace Byers talks Anika’s latest Tariq complication, Trai Byers talks about his deadly plan and Taraji P. Henson shares a surprise twist.
Taraji P. Henson Is Already Everyone's Hero But She Wants to Make It Official!
00:40 — The Empire star wants to be the next Marvel superhero.
Anika Is Welcomed Back from "Play On"
02:00 — Grace Byers talks Anika’s latest Tariq complication, Trai Byers talks about his deadly plan and Taraji P. Henson shares a surprise twist.
Nia Long's Rep Says Taraji P. Henson Feud Rumors Are "Nonsense"
00:45 — The actress' rep emphatically denies reports that she and the "Empire" lead are in a bitter feud.
Simple Song Ft. Jamal and Tory
02:03 — Cookie and Lucious track down Jamal and find him recording a song with Tory.
Get Me Right Ft. Nessa
02:43 — Nessa's performance of "Get Me Right" is interrupted by Hakeem and Tiana.
Thirsty And Becky Run An Errand With Leah from "Episode 10"
01:20 — Becky questions what Thirsty's errand is and why she is along for the ride.
Hidden Figures
01:07 — HIDDEN FIGURES is the incredible untold story of Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughn (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Mona (more…)
The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button
01:02 — "I was born under unusual circumstances." And so begins The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, adapted from the 1920s story by F. Scott Fitzgerald abou (more…)
Larry Crowne
00:36 — Oscar winners Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts reunite for a dramatic comedy about how the hard knocks from today's recession inspire one everyday guy to u (more…)
Hidden Figures
00:52 — HIDDEN FIGURES is the incredible untold story of Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughn (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Mona (more…)
Run the Jewels: Legend Has It
04:07 — Music guest Run the Jewels performs "Legend Has It" for the Tonight Show audience.
Thank You Notes: March Madness, Little Girl Who Interrupted BBC Dad
03:40 — Jimmy pens thank you notes to the Guinness logo, Beauty and the Beast and other things.
Taraji P. Henson Bought Out Theaters for Hidden Figures
02:57 — Taraji P. Henson hints at the career she might have had if she was taught about the NASA women her movie Hidden Figures is about and the Lemonade-like (more…)
Jon Glaser Spoils the Girls Series Finale
03:21 — Jon Glaser pops in to talk about his show Neon Joe, Werewolf Hunter and spoils the fate of his character Laird on Girls.
Trump Administration Celebrates St. Patrick's Day
06:04 — Jimmy Fallon's monologue from Friday, March 17.
Jon Glaser Lip Syncs Pitbull's "I Know You Want Me (Calle Ocho)"
01:29 — Jon Glaser doesn't know any Pitbull songs, but he does his best to lip sync one of the rapper's hits for the fans who tuned in to watch him.
This Week in Words: Wiretapping, Trump Tax Returns, BBC Dad
00:51 — The Tonight Show condenses the week's biggest news into a montage that uses keywords in pop culture that best sum up the week.
St. Patrick's Day Gave Taraji P. Henson and Jimmy a Great Flask Idea
02:55 — Taraji P. Henson explains how Chicago has confused St. Patrick's Day for her forever.
Drinko With Taraji P. Henson
06:35 — Jimmy and Taraji P. Henson take turns dropping discs into random cups filled with Shamrock Shake, cabbage juice and more, then force each other to dri (more…)
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  • Birth Name: Taraji Penda Henson
  • Birth Place: Washington, District of Columbia, United States
  • Profession: Actor

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