Taraji P. Henson

Taraji P. Henson's Natural Curls Are Everything, As Is the Reason Behind Them

The reasons for a major hair change can come from anywhere—maybe you're bored and craving a change, or you want a fresh start, or every other person you see has brightly colored hair and you want to live that life. Or, if you're Taraji P. Henson, maybe you just feel like giving young black girls …

Hair

Taraji P. Henson’s Hairstylist Reveals Why The Star Got Her Drastic Cut

Taraji P. Henson isn’t one to shy away from a drastic look. The 46-year-old actress, who chopped her natural hair into a sleek bob in January, is now …

Hair

Who gets your vote in the heated contest for Best Drama Actress?

One of the most difficult races to predict in 2017 at both the Emmys and the Gold Derby TV Awards is the heated contest for Best Drama Actress. Who …

Awards

Taraji P. Henson Debuts New Short Haircut

We've known Taraji P. Henson to rock all kinds of different hair looks. From a blonde bob to whatever '80s goodness this is, the actress always wears an array of styles, but the latest one she showed off on Instagram this Friday has to be one of our personal favorites.<p>The <i>Empire</i> star posted a shot …

Hair

8@8: Your Morning Scoop

North West’s name choices for her puppy are creative AF<p><b>Today is...</b><p>National Sunglasses Day!<p><b>News of the Day:</b><p>+ North West's adorable new puppy finally has a name. Kim Kardashian-West took to Twitter yesterday to help narrow her daughter's choices—all of which were brainstormed by Nori herself. The …

Banana Republic

Newswire: Beyoncé, Chance, and nostalgia clean up at the 2017 BET Awards

Last night was a great night for ‘90s R&B, Chance The Rapper, and Beyoncé, as they all had big wins at the 2017 BET Awards. Hosted by Leslie Jones, the awards show was a mix of old and new standard bearers, with reunited groups New Edition and XScape taking turns taking the stage with Migos, …

Music

2017 BET Awards Dominate Social Media

From the surprise cameo of El DeBarge performing a tribute to George Michael with a cover of “Careless Whisper,” with Kamasi Washington on sax, to Kendrick Lamar and Future performing a remix to “Mask Off,” the 2017 BET Awards hit a home run in the audience excitement meter.<p>With humorous sketches …

BET Awards

2017 ESSENCE Fest Performer Mary J. Blige To Receive A Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

The Queen of Hip Hop soul joins Taraji P. Henson, Bernie Mac, Snoop Dogg and more as a recipient of the coveted honor.<p>As the reigning queen of Hip …

Mary J. Blige

Michelle Obama Makes Surprise BET Awards Appearance

“Barack and I are so sorry that we can’t be there tonight in person,” said Michelle Obama tonight to a surprised and roaring BET Awards via pre-tape …

BET Awards

'Awards Chatter' Podcast — 42 Episodes with Emmy Contenders

Listen to host Scott Feinberg's in-depth conversations with breakout stars (e.g. Claire Foy and Rami Malek) and beloved veterans (e.g. Jay Leno and …

Comedy

Black Hollywood Is Killin' It! Taraji P. Henson, Snoop Dogg, And More Get Stars On Walk Of Fame

The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce has announced the newest Walk of Fame recipients, and Black Hollywood is representing!<p>Zoe Saldana, Mary J. Blige, …

Entertainment

Taraji P. Henson to Star in Tyler Perry’s ‘She’s Living My Life’

Tyler Perry and Taraji P. Henson are reuniting once again for the new film,<i> ‘She’s Living My Life.’</i>via THR:<i>The drama sees Henson playing a faithful</i> …

Movies

'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Kris Jenner ('Keeping Up With the Kardashians')

The 61-year-old mother of six and grandmother of six — among the most powerful and controversial people working in TV today, as a star and EP of E!'s …

Kris Jenner

The 30 Most Scandalous Naked Dresses in History

Fashion

Taraji P. Henson Just Totally Changed Up Her Look With a Killer Curly Undercut

Scroll too quickly past Taraji P. Henson’s most recent hair pic on Instagram, and you might not even recognize the <i>Empire</i> star — she’s got a whole new look to speak of.<p>Gone are the sleek bobbed locks she sported at the MTV Movie Awards as recently as May, replaced instead by a more natural, curly …

Hair

The Cleanser That Taraji P. Henson Uses For An Even Complexion

Everyone is joining the club.<p>Taraji P. Henson has been giving us the tea on the products and procedures that she uses for her skin, including …

Skin Care

Taraji P. Henson Just Debuted Her Hot New Summer Hair Cut

With summer comes summer hair, and just a couple of days after the season hit, Taraji P. Henson was one of the first fashionistas to show off her hot new look for the season.<p>Snapping a fierce selfie in a denim jacket, the <i>Empire</i> star debuted her naturally curly, short red 'do on Instagram Thursday, …

Hair

Quora: Is Wonder Woman the Feminist Milestone We've Been Waiting For?

Wonder Woman makes feminism look effortless and artful.

Wonder Woman

Today in Entertainment: A Star Is Born: Meryl Streep turns 68 today; Famed D.C. mural replaces Bill Cosby with Dave Chappelle, Taraji P. Henson and Obamas

Here's what's new and interesting in entertainment and the arts:<p>Ron Howard to take over as director of Han Solo movie after creative shake-up<br>• Camp Firewood counselors reunite in 'Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later' trailer<br>• Zayn Malik has been profiled by airport security — but he's not angry …

Entertainment

Power star dismisses Empire comparisons: 'We're not all the same'

<i>Catch more of</i> <b>Power</b> <i>in the full episode of</i> <b>Entertainment Weekly: The Show</b><i>, available now on the new People/Entertainment Weekly Network (PEN). Go to PEOPLE.com/PEN, or download the free app on your Smart TV, mobile and web devices.</i><p><i>Power</i> and <i>Empire</i> may have a bit of a rivalry, but the stars of <i>Power</i> want …

TV

Taraji P. Henson, Mary J. Blige, Anthony Anderson, Shonda Rhimes & More Getting STARS On Hollywood Walk Of Fame!

The 2018 Hollywood Walk of Fame is LITTY and extra black! Deets on all of the YBF celebs nabbing a star inside…It’s their time to shine!The Hollywood …

Awards

Movies to watch on Blu-Ray and DVD: Hidden Figures, Patriots Day, and more

A crowd-pleaser with maths appeals. A recount of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing. A David Bowie vam ...

Movies

All The Black Folks Who Are Getting A Star On The Hollywood Walk of Fame

1 of 11<p>The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce announced the list of entertainers who will be honored with their own star on the walk of fame. Since this …

Entertainment

5 Things to Know Before the 2017 BET Awards

We're just two days away from the 2017 BET Awards!<p>Some of the biggest names in the industry will gather under one roof on Sunday at the Microsoft …

Celebrity News

2017 BET Awards: Here's How To Watch And Live Stream The Show

The 17th Annual BET Awards will air Sunday, June 25, at 8 p.m. ET on BET. This award show seems to get bigger each year, and 2017 is no exception! …

Music

John Singleton Throws Whole Forest At 'All Eyez On Me' - 'It's Worse Than The AALIYAH MOVIE!' + Taraji & Tyler Perry Reunite For 'She's Living My Life'

<b>John Singleton</b> is NOT letting up on the new Tupac biopic. Get into his latest epic shade he dropped on the film, plus a new flick from <b>Tyler Perry</b> &</b> …

Entertainment

Why I Can’t Care If Superman Is Being Paid More than Wonder Woman

The non-controversy over the disparity between the salaries of the titular stars totally misses the point.<p>Following the success of <i>Wonder Woman—</i>both commercially and critically <i>—</i>it seems obvious that actress Gal Gadot is set for global stardom. The movie is being hailed as a feminist masterpiece, …

Wonder Woman

13 Best Magazine Covers Of All Time That Feature Women Of Color

Every time a woman of color graces a magazine cover, the internet releases a collective gasp and the image proceeds to go viral immediately.<p>We are …

Fashion

Ben's Chilli Bowl Replaces Bill Cosby Mural After 5 Years

Regardless of the mistrial that became of Bill Cosby’s high profile sexual assault case, any form of support for the actor still brings forth much …

Entertainment

Today in Entertainment: HBO releases new 'Game of Thrones' trailer; Kim Kardashian, Kanye West reportedly hire surrogate to carry third child

Here's what's new and interesting in entertainment and the arts:<p>Hear Simon Cowell's all-star charity version of'Bridge Over Troubled Water' for Grenfell Tower victims<br>• Mary-Louise Parker's nanny arrested for illegally withdrawing funds<br>• Late-night turns up the heat on Sean Spicer<br>• Watch Chris Cornell's …

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