Taraji P Henson

Watch Taraji P Henson online in the series Empire on DStv Now.

Taraji P Henson’s movies include Baby Boy, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Think Like A  Man and The Karate Kid.

Watch her online in Empire S4B starting on Thursday 29 March at21:00 on FOX. DStv Channel 125, also available on DStv Now.

Also watch her in Hidden Figures online on Tuesday 27 March at 14:36 on M-Net Movies Premiere.

Her role as Cookie has to be one that catapulted her into her #blackgirlmagic status. Taraji P Henson series she’s starred on include Person of Interest, Boston Legal and The Division amongst others.

Did you know she became the first black actress to win a Critic's Choice Award for Best Actress in a Drama Series in 2015?

She was also named one of the most influential people by Times Magazine in 2016. The gorgeous actress is turning 48 years old this year.

Hot off the heels of her action movie Proud Mary, she’s starring in Tyler Perry’s Acrimony which is about a woman who seeks revenge after her husband cheats on her:



Taraji has a son named Marcell who was born in 1994. She is dating athlete Kelvin Hayden for the past two years now. Here’s a cute pic he shared of them on Valentine’s Day:



Taraji P Henson Movies

2001 – Baby Boy

2004 – Hair Show

2005 – Hustle & Flow

2006 – Something New

2007 – Smokin Aces

2008 – The Family That Prays

2008 – The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

2009 – Not Easily Broken

2009 – I Can Do Bad All By Myself

2010 – Date Night

2010 – The Karate Kid

2011- From The Rough

2012 – Think Like A Man

2014 – Think Like A Man Too

2014 – No Good Deed

2016 – Hidden Figures

2018 – Proud Mary

2018 – Acrimony

2018 – The Best of Enemies

2019 – What Men Want


Taraji P Henson series

1997 – Smart Guy

2002 – The Division

2007 – Boston Legal

2008 – Eli Stone

2011 – Person of Interest

2015 – Empire