Before you go see Viola Davis in 'The Woman King,' take a look at our favorite Black female action heroes from classic movies over the years.

Tamar Braxton opened up to Taraji P. Henson on Taraji’s new Facebook Watch show Peace Of Mind With Taraji.  In a clip, Tamar shared thoughts about the disconnect between herself and her family, her son and her relationship. “Everything was going wrong,” Braxton said.  “I had no relationship with my family. I was estranged from my […]

Taraji P. Henson confirmed in an interview yesterday that she and fiance Kelvin Hayden have split. “I’m dedicated to the black man, y’all. I just turned 50 and I mean, I hadn’t said it yet, but it didn’t work out,” she said. “I tried. I was, like, therapy. Let’s do the therapy thing, but if […]

Taraji P. Henson celebrated her 49th birthday with an 80s themed skating party. Guests included Mary J. Blige, Jennifer Hudson. Click through the arrows to see all of the snaps. One of her posts read, “SOOOOOOOOOOOO MUCH FUN!!! I am still floating!!! Thank you to EVERYONE who came out to help me celebrate my birthday. […]

Tomorrow April 5th is the BIG day! The inspiring movie “The Best Of Enemies” opens nationwide. The movie has a powerful message, telling the story of two unlikely allies fighting for racial equality during the 1970’s in Durham, NC. The movie is a must-see for the entire family. Taraji P. Henson and Sam Rockwell on […]

Karen Clark sat down with Actress Taraji P. Henson, Director Robin Bissell & Producer Dominique Telson of the film “The Best Of Enemies.” The film stars Henson and Oscar winner Sam Rockwell. It’s the true story of a relationship between Civil Rights Activist Ann Atwater and C.P. Ellis, a Durham, NC Ku Klux Klan leader. […]


Rolling into the 25th Year of Women’s Empowerment. Year after year the exceptional level of appearances and keynote speakers have graced Raleigh. It has grown into a fellowship of women loving, growing , and Take a stroll down memory lane, as we capture the past and move into the future. Women’s Empowerment 2019, are you […]

Congrats are in order for Taraji P. Henson! The actress revealed the big news on Instagram this morning and the ring is gorgeous! Her fiance is  former Super Bowl-winning NFL star Kelvin Hayden     According to People, the two revealed their relationship this past December. On an Essence podcast, Taraji said, “I’m not the type to […]

“Empire” and “Hidden Figures” actress Taraji P. Henson shares how she took a chance on Hollywood with only $700 and a dream. Henson sits down with Tanzina Vega to discuss her humble beginnings and how to achieve the American Dream. The award-winning actress is currently filming the thriller “Proud Mary.” Henson will play a hit […]

Total designers took central stage at Women's Empowerment 2017!