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Taraji P. Henson’s MAC Cosmetics Line Set to Release This September

The powerhouse that is Taraji P. Henson is set to bring her talents to MAC Cosmetics in form of a 6 product make-up line. From a nude lip to press powders, the collection will feature everything needed to achieve Ms. Henson’s earth-toned look below. “Taraji P. Henson has won the world over with her fearless performances,…

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Janelle Monáe To Star in NASA Film ‘Hidden Features’ Alongside Taraji P. Henson and Octavia Spencer

Just last month it was announced that Empire series star Taraji P. Henson would be starring in upcoming film Hidden Features, and now it has been confirmed that Janelle Monáe will also be hitting the big screen. The two will star in the film, alongside Octavia Spencer, which is based on the book Hidden Figures:…

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Taraji P. Henson To Star In Upcoming NASA Film

Since winning her Golden Globe award for Best Actress in a TV Drama Series from her role as Cookie Lyon in Empire, it has now been confirmed that Taraji P. Henson will follow up as she stars in an upcoming film about NASA. The movie Hidden Figures is based on the book Hidden Figures: The Story of the…

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Taraji P. Henson Wins First Golden Globe Award

“Cookie for you. Cookies for everyone tonight!” After 20 long years in this business, Taraji P. Henson snagged her very first Golden Globe for best actress in a TV drama for hit show Empire. Channeling her inner Cookie Lyon’s hilarity and outright outlandish attitude, Taraji grabbed a handful of cookies off her table and handed them…

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Taraji P. Henson, Kerry Washington & Mary J. Blige Master Squad Goals In New Apple Music Commercial

Sunday night’s Emmy Awards were filled with black girl magic! While Viola Davis made history, Apple Music debuted their latest ad featuring two of television’s leading ladies, Kerry Washington and Taraji P. Henson, along with the legendary Mary J. Blige. Henson and Washington take a trip over to Mary J’s house for a little girl’s…

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Taraji P. Henson Channels Mary J. Blige on Lip Sync Battle

In the upcoming Lip Sync Battle episode we finally get to see Empire leads Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson go toe to toe. Previews show Taraji channeling happy Mary J. Blige and even bringing her out to perform alongside her, which may be an unfair advantage, but is glorious all the same. For a few…

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The Internet Demands Action to #FindOurGirls

An alarming amount of young Black and Latina girls have gone missing in the greater Metropolitan area of Washington D.C. Until today, national coverage of the alarming disappearances didn’t exist. But when the internet erupted with demands for media coverage, that changed. Over 500 girls have disappeared from D.C. since the beginning of 2017, and…

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Michelle Obama Will Host A White House Screening of ‘Hidden Figures’

First Lady Michelle Obama is hosting a Hidden Figures screening at the White House on Thursday. The cast, producers and director were invited to attend the special night where FLOTUS will share personal remarks. Along with Octavia Spencer, Taraji P. Henson, Janelle Monae and Pharrell Williams, the real life Katherine Johnson, played by Henson in…

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The 48th NAACP Image Awards Nominees Are In

The NAACP has announced the nominees for their 48th NAACP Image Awards and they didn’t disappoint. Congratulations to our very own Solange who was nominated for six awards including, Outstanding Female, Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration, Outstanding Music Video, Outstanding Song and A Seat at the Table was nominated for Outstanding Album. Beyonce also was nominated for six awards…

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Audio: Alicia Keys & Pharrell Williams, “Apple”

Release your cares and throw your arms to the sky as you jam to Alicia Keys and Pharrell Williams‘ new track “Apple.” The feel-good collaboration is one of many hit’s from the Hidden Figures soundtrack curated by Pharrell himself. To no surprise, the song aligns perfectly with the rest of the soundtrack and the film’s underlying theme of women empowerment. Hidden…

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Audio: Pharrell, “Crave”

Ever the innovator and equally the happy enthusiast, Pharrell has returned with yet another track from the upcoming Oscar-contender Hidden Figures. Laced in old school funk, “Crave” is an uptempo track filled with groovy guitar rhythms and horns to match. The catchy call-and-response jam encourages listeners to go after those irresistible desires with an underlying church…

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Audio: Pharrell Williams, “Runnin'”

Circling back to the big screen, Pharrell delivers the confident and upbeat “Runnin’” as a featured track for the film Hidden Figures, due to hit theaters on December 25th. Starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, and Janelle Monáe, the movie centers around three black women who aided NASA in the 1969 Space Race. Head on…

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