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Who is TARAJI P.

Taraji P. Henson is an American actress and singer who is known for her roles in Hustle and Flow as Shug and as Yvette in Baby Boy.She have also played in a award winning movie The Curious Case of Benjamin Button as Queenie.

Early Life (Childhood)

She was educated at Oxon Hill High School.She then joined North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University studying a major in Electrical Engineering.She later was transferred at Howard University.

Interesting Facts

Her net worth is about $6 Million USD.She have got brown eyes with black long hair.She is of african american ethnicity.Her name is kept from Swahii origin.

Personal Life

She is the daughter of Boris Henson and Bernice Gordon.In 1994 she gave birth to her son named Marcel.He is the son of her relationship with her love in highschool.Later he was found murdered.


Henson was awarded with Austin Film Critics Award in 2008.In 2006,2009 and 2011 she won BET Awards.She also won Black Reel Awards in 2006 and 2012.In 2009,2012 and 2014 she won Image Awards.She was also nominated for Grammy Awards.


She was rumored to be in a relationship with Terrence Howard .