Taraji P. Henson

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  • Tariji is born!

    Tariji is born!
    Taraji P. Henson was born to Bernice Gordon and Boris Henson in Southeast Washington D.C.
  • Graduation from Howard University.

    Graduation from Howard University.
    Taraji attended NC A&T for engineering before transfering to Howard where she majored in theater.
  • Baby Boy

    Baby Boy
    Played the role of Yvette, girlfriend of Jody (Tyrese Gibson).
  • Huslte and Flow

    Huslte and Flow
    Played role of Shug, a pregnant prostitute singing hooks for DJay (Terance Howard).
  • Four Brothers

    Four Brothers
    Played role of Camille Mercer, wife of Jeremiah (Andre Benjamin).
  • Smokin Aces

    Smokin Aces
    Played role of Shanice Watters, a female contract killer and the partner of Georgia Sykes. (An outspoken feminist and closeted lesbian). (Wikipedia).
  • Something New

    Something New
    Played role of Nedra, a girlfriend of Kenya McQueen (Sanaa Lathan).
  • Talk to Me

    Talk to Me
    Played role of Vernell Watson along side Michael Genet and Rick Famuyiwa.
  • The Family that Preys

    The Family that Preys
    Played role of Pam Evans, Alice's (Alfre Woodlard) youngest daughter and younger sister of Andrea (Sanaa Lathan).
  • The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

    The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
    Played role of Queenie, a nurse that finds Benjamin Button (Brad Pitt) and cares for him.
  • Not Easily Broken

    Not Easily Broken
    Playes role of Clarice Clark Johnson, married to Dave Johnson (Morris Chestnut).
  • Hurricane Season

    Hurricane Season
    Played role of Dana Collins, wife of Coach Al Collins (Forrest Whitaker).
  • I Can Do Bad All By Myself

    I Can Do Bad All By Myself
    Played role of main character, April, an alcoholic singer that takes care of sisters children.
  • Date Night

    Date Night
    Played role of Detective Arroyo.
  • The Karate Kid

    The Karate Kid
    Played role of Sherry Parker, overprotective mother of Dre.
  • From the Rough

    From the Rough
    Played main character, Catana Starks, as swim coach at TSU. Based on a true story. Starks was the first woman ever to coach a college men's golf team to championship.
  • Taken From Me: The Tiffany Rubin Story

    Taken From Me: The Tiffany Rubin Story
    Played role of Tiffany Rubin. Based on a true story.
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    Movies Taraji P. Henson had a role in.