Taraji P. Henson Biography, Facts & Life Story

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Age 52 years old (in 2022)
Date of Birth September 11, 1970

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Height 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m)
Weight 60 kg (132 lbs)
Waist 28 inches
Hips 37 inches
Dress Size 12 (US)
Body Type Average
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Known For Hustle & Flow, Empire
Nickname TJ, Cookie
Full Name Taraji Penda Henson
Profession Actress and Author
Nationality American
Birthplace Washington, D.C., United States
Religion Christianity
Zodiac Sign Virgo

Taraji P. Henson Education

Qualification Degree in Theater Arts
School Oxon Hill High School (1988)
College Howard University (1995), North Carolina A&T State University

Taraji P. Henson Career

Profession: Actress and Author

Known For: Hustle & Flow, Empire


Film: Streetwise
Television: Smart Guy

Net Worth: USD $16 million approx.

Family & Relatives

Father: Boris Henson

Mother: Bernice Gordon



Marital Status: In a relationship

Currently dating:

Kelvin Hayden

Children: 1 Son

Son(s): Marcell Johnson

Daughter(s): None

Taraji P. Henson Favorites

Hobbies: Cooking, Swimming, Reading

Favorite Food: Pasta, gummi bears

Favorite Destination: Washington D.C

Favorite Color: Black

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  1. She was also in “Person of Interest” That’s where I first saw her. I like her acting and she is so pretty. We are the same height but she has me beat in the weight department.

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