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Taraji P. Henson

Taraji P. Henson (born September 11, 1970) is an American actress, producer and singer. She studied acting at Howard University and began her Hollywood career as guest star on several television shows before making her breakthrough in the movie Baby Boy (2001). In 2005, she starred in Hustle & Flow and played Queenie in David Fincher's The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), for which she received an Academy Award nomination. In 2016, Time named Henson one of the 100 most influential people in the world on the annual Time 100 list. Henson also released an autobiography titled Around The Way Girl.

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Sep 11th, 1970 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
The Best of Enemies
Latest Project:
Tyler Perry's Acrimony (Mar 30th, 2018)

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MOVIES Tyler Perry's Acrimony Melinda Mar 30th, 2018
MOVIES Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2 Yesss (voice) Mar 8th, 2018
MOVIES Proud Mary Mary Jan 11th, 2018
MOVIES Hidden Figures Katherine G. Johnson Dec 10th, 2016
MOVIES Term Life Samantha Thurman Apr 29th, 2016
MOVIES Ice Age: The Great Egg-Scapade Ethel (voice) Mar 20th, 2016
SERIES Empire Cookie Lyon Jan 7th, 2015
MOVIES Seasons Of Love Jackie Dec 20th, 2014
MOVIES Top Five Herself Dec 12th, 2014
MOVIES No Good Deed Terri Sep 10th, 2014
MOVIES Think Like a Man Too Lauren Harris Jun 20th, 2014
MOVIES From the Rough Catana Starks Jun 8th, 2013
MOVIES Madly Madagascar Okapi (voice) Jan 29th, 2013
MOVIES Think Like a Man Lauren Harris Apr 16th, 2012
MOVIES Larry Crowne B'Ella Jun 30th, 2011
MOVIES Taken from Me: The Tiffany Rubin Story Tiffany Rubin Jan 31st, 2011
MOVIES The Good Doctor Nurse Theresa Jan 1st, 2011
MOVIES Once Fallen Pearl Nov 2nd, 2010
MOVIES Peep World Mary Sep 15th, 2010
MOVIES The Karate Kid Sherry Parker Jun 10th, 2010
MOVIES Date Night Detective Arroyo Apr 8th, 2010
MOVIES Hurricane Season Dayna Collins Dec 8th, 2009
MOVIES I Can Do Bad All By Myself April Sep 11th, 2009
MOVIES Not Easily Broken Clarice Clark Jan 9th, 2009
MOVIES The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Queenie Nov 24th, 2008
MOVIES The Family That Preys Pam Sep 12th, 2008
MOVIES Talk to Me Vernell Watson Jul 13th, 2007
MOVIES Smokin' Aces Sharice Watters Dec 9th, 2006
MOVIES Something New Nedra Jan 29th, 2006
MOVIES Four Brothers Camille Mercer Aug 11th, 2005
MOVIES Hustle & Flow Shug Jul 22nd, 2005
MOVIES Animal Ramona May 1st, 2005
MOVIES Hair Show Tiffany Oct 17th, 2004
MOVIES Baby Boy Yvette Jun 27th, 2001
MOVIES Murder, She Wrote: The Last Free Man Bess Pinckney May 2nd, 2001
SERIES The Division Jan 7th, 2001
MOVIES The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle Left-Wing Student Jun 30th, 2000
MOVIES Satan's School for Girls Paige Mar 13th, 2000
MOVIES The Best of Enemies Ann Atwater