Can’t we all just get along!! According to TMZ, Nia Long and Taraji P. Henson can’t. Allegedly the beefing between Nia and Taraji was getting so bad that they almost had to shoot their scene’s separately. We sure hope this beef is more like cookie dough. Check out the video below

Taraji P. Henson would love to play a Marvel superhero as she is “dying” to do comedy. The Hidden Figures star thinks she’s a much better comedy actress than a dramatic one, and is desperate to be offered a role alongside fellow Marvel superheroes Robert Downey Jr. and Chris Evans. “I would love to be […]

The Golden Globe winner wants for everyone to have an opportunity to see her hit film.   Empire star Taraji P. Henson is definitely serious about everyone being able to see her hit film Hidden Figures—so much so that she recently rented out a theater in Chicago for a free screening. “Chicago, this Sunday, see #HiddenFigures on me,” Henson […]

“Hidden Figures,” about African-American mathematicians in the 1960s space race, sold a leading $20.5 million in tickets in North American theaters over the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday weekend, according to estimates Sunday. Fox anticipates the film, starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monae, will make $25.3 million when Monday is included, […]

In the one-hour “Simpsons” episode titled “The Great Phatsby,” Emmy Award nominee Taraji P. Henson, comedian Keegan-Michael Key and rapper Snoop Dogg lend their voices to characters who help Mr. Burns (Harry Shearer) relive his glory days. Burns crosses paths with a mysterious music mogul, and after being conned by him and reduced to bankruptcy, […]

A new ad targeting Donald Trump contains an appeal to African-American voters by cast members from FOX's hit show Empire.

Viewers may pay a lot of attention to what Taraji P. Henson wears as Cookie on Fox’s “Empire,” but guess who doesn’t? Taraji P. Henson. “It’s not my job,” Henson told TV critics Monday at a bi-annual press event. She added that some actresses get caught up with what their character would and would not […]

A fan of “Empire” actress Taraji P. Henson reached out to the star on Twitter last week to reveals that she inspired her to stop self-harming by cutting her body. “You might not even know u saved me from myself,” the fan wrote on Twitter. “I used to cut but u gave me the power to […]

The Cookalicious Empress of Fox’s Empire, Taraji P. Henson, has announced the unleashing of her memoir “Around The Way Girl” via her personal social media. “Around The Way Girl” will be available October 11, 2016, just in time for Christmas, but you can pre-order now. Check out her announcement post below.

Viola Davis and Taraji P. Henson are in Elle Magazine’s “Women in TV” issue, and they aren’t pulling any punches when it comes to talking…

Jamal Lyon has already gone through a lot of changes in Empire‘s second season, and we’re only two episodes deep. Jussie Smollett, who plays the singer-turned-CEO,…


With the recent success of shows featuring African-American actors/actresses, are we experiencing the "Golden Age" of Black TV?