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The "Empire" star had her son Marcell in college and kept pursuing her acting career.
Taraji P. Henson testified before the Congressional Black Caucus’ Emergency Taskforce on Black Youth Suicide and Mental Health to advocate for mental health programs in schools.
The hearing highlighted the stigma of mental illness and the growing number of suicides among African American youth.
The actress and producer is speaking out about the "bad behavior" she witnessed in the show's early days.
"He is kind. He is compassionate. He is honest and above all he is filled with integrity," Smollett's cast members wrote in a letter to network executives.
Mel Gibson made $25 million for "What Women Want." The entire budget for "What Men Want" was $22 million.
"It's just hard to know that the world can pick him out and turn him into a monster at any given moment," the actress said about her son.
Stephen Colbert shocked the "What Men Want" star with a photo of her on "The New Class" spinoff.
“Jussie is love. That’s who he is. And that’s all he knows,” his "Empire" co-star said.
Smollett has been released from the hospital after he reported what police said may be a "racially-charged assault."
“I was just making an observation, and people know what side I’m on," the "What Men Want" actress said.
The actress teared up during the ceremony while talking about her journey, fans and family.
The executive producer of "Surviving R. Kelly" was quick to point out the actress had completely missed the point.
Terry Crews helped her find it for a happy Hollywood ending.
Henson and Sam Rockwell go head to head in the film, which tells a story of desegregating North Carolina schools in the early 1970s.
Taraji P. Henson portrayed Johnson in 2016's "Hidden Figures."
Hijinks (and patriarchy dismantling) ensue.
The “Empire” star’s NFL boo took a knee and popped the question. 💕