Taraji Henson Net worth Forbes and Salary 2017:
Taraji Henson is an American actress and author. She was born Taraji Penda Henson on September 11, 1970 In Washington, DC. She’s been known for playing many roles in big list of movies. Actually she’s acting as Cookie Lyon in the drama series Empire. She used to studies electrical engineering before she switched to focus on theater, for which she got her graduation in 1995.
Taraji Henson: The Beginning of success:
Taraji Henson started her career as guest-roles in several TV series before her breakthrough role in baby boy in 2001 then she started to get recognition and fame.
Her next big role was when she played as Shug in Hustle and Flow in 2005 She also co-starred as Queenie in The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button in 2008.
She had starred in many TV series but still her biggest role is the Cookie Lyon role in the show Empire which still going until today.
In 2008 she was nominated for her first academy award for her role queenie in The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button in 2008.
Taraji Henson Personal Information:
Taraji Henson Height: 5ft 4in (163 cm)
Taraji Henson Weight: 132 lbs ( 60 kg)
Taraji Henson quotes: Humans have a light side and a dark side, and it’s up to us to choose which way we’re going to live our lives. Even if you start out on the dark side, it doesn’t mean you have to continue your journey that way. You always have time to turn it around. ,
Taraji Henson Net Worth: Taraji Henson makes money through her earning from being an actress and a singer also being a major TV actress allowing her to reach a Net Worth of $ 16 millions .
Family and relationship:
She is the daughter Boris Lawrence Henson and Bernice Gordon.
Awards and Nominations:
• 2017 – MTV Movie & TV Awards– Best Hero- Hidden Figures
• 2014 – Golden Globe Awards – Best Actress – Television Series Drama– Empire
• 2012 – BET Awards- Best Actress- No Good Deed
The Acting Game with Taraji P. Henson