Taraji P. Henson Height, Age, Boyfriend, Biography, Wiki, Net Worth

American on-screen character known for her work in parody creations, Taraji P. Henson is presumably picking up consideration with her job in Coffee and Kareem. She was born on eleventh September, 1970 at Southeast Washington, DC. Her folks were Bernice Gordon, a corporate administrator at Woodward and Lothrop and Boris Lawrence Henson, a janitor and metal fabricator. They are three kin Taraji oldest of all. Others are Shawn and April

Early Life

Taraji was moved on from Oxon Hill High School in Oxon Hill, Maryland in 1988. She was keen on electrical designing for which she went to North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University. Later she discovered her enthusiasm for acting and joined Howard University to examine Drama. It was hard for the Henson family to pay for her training. Yet, Taraji was devoted to contemplating and consequently she filled in as a partisan at Pentagon in mornings and as a singing-moving server at a supper journey transport called Spirit of Washington. Working twofold moves she paid her charges to get the hang of acting.



Taraji began her vocation from Television arrangement. In the TV arrangement The Parent ‘Hood she was given the job of Aida in 1997. In 1998 it was her first film and an advancement where she played as Tammy in Streetwise. From here her profession has soared and has worked in more than 20 movies and made an honorable showing in the TV arrangement. She has assumed different jobs in excess of 30 arrangement till now from 1997. On occasion she likewise shows up as a unique visitor in a portion of the arrangement and Films.

Taraji P. Henson Husband

Henson wedded to her secondary school colleague William LaMarr Johnson. It was clearly an adoration marriage. They even offer a Babyboy Marcell born in 1994. In an unfortunate episode in 2003 her significant other William was killed and still the reasons are obscure. After that she chose to up bring Marcell being a solitary parent not at all like other getting hitched again so the kid gets both mother and father. It additionally recommends that she is somewhat women’s activist or possibly defensive for her child. We can’t state without a doubt.

Taraji P. Henson Biography

Real Name Taraji Penda Henson
Birth Date September 11, 1970
Age 49 Years
Birth Place Washington, D.C., U.S.
Nationality American
Profession Actress, Singer
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Virgo

Taraji P. Henson Height, Weight and Body Measurement

Height in feet inches – 5’ 4” – in centimeters – 163 cm  
Weight in Kilograms – 60 kg  –  in Pounds –  132 lbs 
Body Measurements 38-28-37
Bra (Breast) Size 34D
Waist Size 28
Hip Size 37
Shoe Size 7 (US)
Dress Size 12 (US)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Average
Sexual Orientation Straight


School Oxon Hill High School, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
College University of the District of Columbia, Howard University


Father Boris Lawrence Henson
Mother Bernice Gordon
Sister None
Brother None

Taraji P. Henson Affairs (Relationship Status)

What is Taraji P. Henson marital status? (single, engaged, married or divorce) Married
How many children does Taraji P. Henson have? One
Is Taraji P. Henson having any relationship affair? No
Is Taraji P. Henson lesbian? No
Who is Taraji P. Henson husband? Kelvin Hayden

Taraji P. Henson Movies

  • Streetwise (1998) as a Tammy
  • The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle (2000) as a Left-Wing Student
  • Baby Boy (2001) as a Yvette
  • Book of Love: The Definitive Reason Why Men Are Dogs (2002) as a Date #4/Ghetto Girl
  • Hair Show (2004) as a Tiffany
  • Hustle & Flow (2005) as a Shug
  • Four Brothers (2005) as a Camille Mercer
  • Animal (2005) as a Ramona
  • Something New (2006) as a Nedra
  • Smokin’ Aces (2007) as a Sharice Watters
  • Talk to Me (2007) as a Vernell Watson
  • The Family That Preys (2008) as a Pam Evans
  • The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008) as a Queenie
  • Not Easily Broken (2009) as a Clarice Clark-Johnson
  • Hurricane Season (2009) as a Dayna Collins
  • I Can Do Bad All by Myself (2009) as a April Jones
  • Date Night (2010) as a Detective Arroyo
  • The Karate Kid (2010) as a Sherry Parker
  • Peep World (2010) as a Mary
  • Once Fallen (2010) as a Pearl
  • The Good Doctor (2011) as a Nurse Theresa
  • Larry Crowne (2011) as a B’Ella
  • Kevin Hart: Laugh at My Pain (2011) as a Taraji
  • From the Rough (2011) as a Catana Starks
  • Think Like a Man (2012) as a Lauren Harris
  • Madly Madagascar (2013) as a Okapi (voice)
  • Think Like a Man Too (2014) as a Lauren Harris
  • No Good Deed (2014) as a Terri Granger
  • Top Five (2014) as a Herself
  • Term Life (2016) as a Samantha Thurman
  • Hidden Figures (2016) as a Katherine Johnson
  • Proud Mary (2018) as a Mary Goodwin
  • Acrimony (2018) as a Melinda Gayle
  • Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018) as a Yesss (voice)
  • What Men Want (2019) as a Ali Davis
  • The Best of Enemies (2019) as a Ann Atwater
  • Coffee & Kareem (2020) as a Vanessa Manning
  • Minions: The Rise of Gru (2021) as a Belle Bottom (voice)

Taraji P. Henson Television Series

  • The Parent ‘Hood (1997) as a Aida
  • Smart Guy (1997–1998) as a Monique / Leslie
  • Sister, Sister (1997) as a Briana
  • ER (1998) as a Patrice Robbins / Elan
  • Saved by the Bell: The New Class (1998) as a Girl #3
  • Felicity (1998–1999) as a R.A. #2 / Art Student
  • Pacific Blue (1999) as a Rhonda
  • Satan’s School for Girls (2000) as a Paige
  • Strong Medicine (2000) as a Crystal
  • Murder She Wrote: The Last Free Man (2001) as a Bess Pinckney
  • The Division (2002–2004) as a Inspector Washington
  • All of Us (2004) as a Kim
  • Half & Half (2005) as a Gabrielle
  • House (2005) as a Moira
  • CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2006) as a Christina
  • Boston Legal (2007–2008) as a Whitney Rome
  • Eli Stone (2008) as a Angela Scott
  • The Cleveland Show (2010) as a Chanel Williams (voice)
  • Taken from Me: The Tiffany Rubin Story (2011) as a Tiffany Rubin
  • Person of Interest (2011–2013,2015) as a Detective Jocelyn “Joss” Carter
  • Season Of Love (2014) as a Jackie
  • Empire (2015–present) as a Cookie Lyon
  • FIFA Women’s World Cup (2015) as a Herself/Narrator
  • Lip Sync Battle (2015, 2018) as a Herself
  • Saturday Night Live (2015) as a Herself (host)
  • Live! with Kelly and Michael (2015) as a Herself/co-host
  • Taraji and Terrence’s White Hot Holidays (2015 Herself/co-host
  • Taraji’s White Hot Holidays (2016–2017) as a Herself/host
  • Ice Age: The Great Egg-Scapade (2016) as a Ethel (voice)
  • The Simpsons (2017) as a Praline (voice)
  • Carpool Karaoke: The Series (2017) as a Herself
  • Tuca & Bertie (2019) as a Terry (voice)

Favorite Things

Song You’re So Beautiful
Restaurants Chinese spots, The Wharf
Favorite Food Pasta, gummi bears

Taraji P. Henson Net Worth

Henson is having a functioning profession for over 2 decades in film and broadcast business. Her significant salary originates from acting ventures and additionally has numerous tasks arranged. Anyway she shares her interests over being dealt with nonsensical. As on date she determined her total assets to be over $8 million.

Trivia: Important Facts about Taraji P. Henson

  1. Taraji used to sing and dance at a dinner club to pay for her education
  2. She is a single mother who raises her son alone
  3. Henson’s husband was murdered in 2003
  4. Patsy Ballard, Henson’s grandmother plays an important role in her life
  5. She claims Matthew Henson was the brother of her great great Grandfather.