Taraji P. Henson Biography, Facts & Life Story

Taraji P. Henson American Actress and Author

Quick Facts

Known ForHustle & Flow, Empire

Nickname:TJ, Cookie

Full Name:Taraji Penda Henson

Profession:Actress and Author


Age:49 years old (in 2020)

Date of Birth:September 11, 1970

Birthplace:Washington, D.C., United States

Zodiac Sign: Virgo

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Height:5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m)

Weight:60 kg (132 lbs)

Body Measurements:38-28-37 inches

Bra Size/Breast:34D

Waist:28 inches

Hips:37 inches


Dress Size:12 (US)

Hair Color:Black

Eye Color:Dark Brown



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

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Taraji P. Henson Career

Profession: Actress and Author

Known For: Hustle & Flow, Empire

Debut TV Series/Movie: Film: Streetwise
Television: Smart Guy

Salary: Under review

Net Worth: USD $16 million approx.

Family & Relatives

Father: Boris Henson

Mother: Bernice Gordon

Brother(s): None

Sister(s): None

Marital Status: Unmarried

Husband/Boyfriend: Kelvin Hayden

Children: 1 Son

Son(s): Marcell Johnson

Daughter(s): None

Ex Boyfriends:

Michael Ealy (2012 – 2013)
Drake (2010)
Lamar Odom (2008 – 2009)
Common (2005 – 2007)
50 Cent (2011)
Hill Harper (2002 – 2005)
Tyrese Gibson (1995 – 2002)
William Unknown Johnson (1987 – 1994)

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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