Glamour magazine has released three different covers for the month of October. One features Empire actress Taraji P. Henson; while the other two feature Jane the Virgin star Gina Rodriguez and Scream Queens actress Emma Roberts.
Empire returns for its sophomore season on September 23, and according to Taraji, her character will have undergone some major changes. “Cookie is no longer a fish out of water this season. She’s got a business to run and you’ll see her take change and really command the respect of those around her.”
Actress Taraji P. Henson is featured in the recent issue of digital magazine CR Fashion Book. The 44-year old stunner was lensed for a short film that centers around the remake of the 1964 Righteous Brothers classic You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feeling, sung here by her Empire castmate Jussie Smollet.
Beyonce on the September Cover of Vogue; Taraji Goes Glam for Harper’s Bazzar
Beyonce and actress Taraji P. Henson are both steaming up the September issue of magazines.
Beyonce lands the cover of Vogue, while Taraji graces the inside pages of Harper’s Bazaar.
Taraji’s photoshoot for Bazaar was a stunning homage to 1960s style and was a complete winner.
Beyonce wet dog look for the highly coveted September issue of Vogue, however, was not.
Taraji P Henson and Mary J Blige Come Together for Epic Lip Sync Battle
As previously reported, Empire stars Taraji P. Henson and Terrence Howard will be appearing on the season one finale of Spike TV’s break-out hit Lip Sync Battle.
This will be the pair’s second performance of the season, but this time Taraji will be getting an assist from the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul, singer Mary J. Blige.
Don’t expect Taraji P. Henson to sit around twiddling her thumbs the next time Empire goes on hiatus. Nope, the 44-year old actress has a full plate for the foreseeable future, adding yet another big screen role to her already overflowing itinerary.
According to online reports, Taraji has landed the lead role in film adaptation of The Best of Enemies: Race and Redemption in the New South, a true account of civil rights pioneer Ann Atwater, who for over a decade fought KKK leader C.P. Ellis in an attempt to get schools in North Carolina desegregated.
Taraji P. Henson is gracing W magazine’s August edition, which they have dubbed The Pop Issue.
The Empire star continues to bask in the glow of starring in 2015’s highest rated TV show, which is set to return to air this fall with an increased order of 18 episodes.
Taraji is credited with much of the show’s success, with her portrayal of Cookie Lyon earning her this year’s Critics’ Choice Award for Best Actress in a Drama Series.
Actress Taraji P. Henson is covering the latest edition of Allure magazine. The 44-year old Empire star graces the July cover and dishes on everything from her beauty regimen, to why she makes it a point never to date her male co-stars.
According to Taraji, nearly twenty years in the business has prepared her for the success she is now experiencing thanks to her role as broom-wielding matriarch of the Lyon family, Cookie Lyon.
Actress Taraji P. Henson was a big winner at last night’s 5th Annual Critics’ Choice Awards.
The 44-year actress walked away with the Best Actress in a Drama Series statuette for her role of Cookie Lyons on Fox’s break-out hit Empire, beating out stiff competition that included Viola Davis (How to Get Away with Murder), Eva Green (Penny Dreadful), Keri Russel (The Americans), and Vera Farmiga (Bates Motel).