Taraji P. Henson

Words of Wisdom: “Don’t Live Your Life To Make People Happy”-Taraji P. Henson

Someone I follow on Instagram shared this Words of Wisdom video from Taraji P. Henson. I've seen it previously, but I need this reminder today. In this clip from an interview with Essence, Taraji shares that she doesn't concern herself with attempting to make people happy about who she is and what she does. She…

Words of Wisdom: “Don’t Listen To The Naysayers”-Taraji P.Henson

These Words of Wisdom from Taraji P. Henson may be cliché, but I know there’s somebody out there that needs to hear it. As she accepted the Lucy Award at  Women In Film’s annual fundraising gala, the Crystal + Lucy Awards, Taraji shared some of her life story. She was a young mom when she…

Taraji P. Henson Launches New Foundation To Combat Mental Health Issues In The African-American Community

Taraji P. Henson is out here using her platform to make a difference, especially in the African-American community! The actress has officially launched the Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation (BLHF). Named after Taraji's father, the foundation's goal is to break down the stigma surrounding mental health issues among black people. The BLHF recently held its first…

Words of Wisdom: “Be Fearless In Your Dreaming”-Taraji P. Henson

I LOVE Taraji P. Henson so much, man. Not only is she crazy talented, but she seems like such a fun and cool person, and has done so much in her career. I already know so much more success is going to be coming her way! On a recent episode of The View, Taraji was asked…