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2016 Emmy Nominations and Shocking Snubs
03:47 — Anthony Anderson, Tom Hiddleston, Taraji P. Henson and more receive nods--so which stars and shows aren't getting any love from the 2016 Emmys?
Taraji P. Henson on Red Cross
00:10 — Help the victims of disasters like Superstorm Sandy. Text RED CROSS to 90999 to donate $10 to American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund. Standard messag (more…)
Taraji P. Henson Praises Viola Davis' Emmy Win, Says Winning 'Would've Felt Weird'
01:03 — The 'Empire' star gushed over Viola Davis' groundbreaking Emmy win to Ellen DeGeneres.
Gabourey Sidibe Responds to 50 Cent 'Empire' Diss
01:34 — The 'Empire' star also dishes on Taraji P. Henson's 'turnt' season premiere viewing party.
Maroon 5 Responds to Taraji P. Henson Mistaking Coldplay For Them at the Super Bowl
00:58 — The 'Empire' star Tweeted that she was loving Maroon 5's halftime show performance.
Stars Sing The Praises Of Lionel Richie At MusiCares Gala
01:32 — Lenny Kravitz, Corinne Bailey Rae, David Foster, Quincy Jones and more stroll down the red carpet and revel in the legacy of Lionel Richie, who was na (more…)
ICYMI: Taraji’s Hardest Scene
01:05 — EMPIRE’s Cookie Lyon, Taraji P. Henson, talks about Season 2’s most difficult scene.
ICYMI: Taraji’s Hardest Scene
01:05 — EMPIRE’s Cookie Lyon, Taraji P. Henson, talks about Season 2’s most difficult scene.
Emotions Run High at BET Awards Over Equality and Politics
02:25 — Jesse Williams received a standing ovation at Sunday's BET Awards following the end of very passionate speech after he received a humanitarian award. (more…)
Person of Interest: From Pilot to Finale
01:00 — Although the POI team have prevented numerous crimes thanks to The Machine's omniscience, they were unable to stop the rival A.I. Samaritan from comin (more…)
Person of Interest: From Pilot to Finale
01:00 — Although the POI team have prevented numerous crimes thanks to The Machine's omniscience, they were unable to stop the rival A.I. Samaritan from comin (more…)
Person Of Interest Executive Producer Answers Burning Fan Questions (Spoilers)
06:49 — Following the series finale, POI Executive Producer Greg Plageman addresses lingering fan questions: Was the ending always planned? What's the fate of (more…)
Person Of Interest Superlatives: Cast Votes 'Who Is Most Likely To...'
03:08 — Which POI star is most likely to dance like no one's watching? Sing out loud? Or climb a mountain? Michael Emerson, Amy Acker, Kevin Chapman, and Sara (more…)
Person Of Interest Cast Shares Their All-Time Favorite Scenes
02:46 — POI stars Amy Acker, Kevin Chapman, Michael Emerson, Jim Caviezel, and Sarah Shahi discuss their favorite scenes from all 5 seasons of the CBS drama. (more…)
Taraji P. Henson: Creating Cookie Lyon
01:55 — Taraji P Henson talks about her process in creating televisions biggest character, Cookie Lyon.
Taraji P. Henson: Creating Cookie Lyon
01:55 — Taraji P Henson talks about her process in creating televisions biggest character, Cookie Lyon.
First Look "Rise by Sin"
02:11 — Jussie Smollett and Taraji P. Henson talk about facing the latest threat to the EMPIRE, and the gunshot that changes everything.
Keep It Real from "More Than Kin"
01:09 — Hakeem tells his fiance that he got Anika pregnant.
Cookie’s Closet: The Feather Dress
01:20 — Taraji P. Henson and EMPIRE's costume designer Paolo Nieddu take us behind the scenes and talk about wearing last year’s dress.
"Heavy"
01:33 — Jamal performs, "Heavy."
"Good Enough" (Negrito remix)
02:44 — Jamal performs "Good Enough."
"Look But Don't Touch"
01:40 — Tiana Brown performs, "Look But Don't Touch."
Clap Back from "Time Shall Unfold"
01:04 — Lucious flexes his strength on Hakeem.
EMPIRE Studio Sessions: "Born To Love You”
01:35 — Jussie Smollett talks about how he created the EMPIRE song “Born to Love You.“
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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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