Taraji P. Henson

Known For
Acting

Popular
40.745

Birthday
1970-09-11

Place of Birth
Washington, D.C., USA

Also Known As

  • Taraji Penda Henson
  • Taraji Henson
  • 타라지 P. 헨슨
  • タラジ・P・ヘンソン
  • טאראג'י פ. הנסון
  • טראג'י פנדה הנסון

Taraji P. Henson

Biography

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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