[Close-Up] Taraji P. Henson Serves Sultry Slayage For ‘Rhapsody’

Taraji P. Henson

Photo Credit: Dennis Leupold

Taraji P. Henson is slaying covers once again in her latest spread for United Airlines’ Rhapsody October 2017 issue. Lensed by Dennis Leupold, the Hollywood bombshell serves serious face in a flawless beauty beat and a striking deep red lip.

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Styled by Jason Bolden, the Empire star poses it up in a series of chiffon pieces, silk gowns and trendy-chic mesh numbers. Inside, she opens up about not feeling confident on screen, her love life and more.


Taraji P. Henson

Photo Credit: Dennis Leupold

“Cookie scared the life out of me. I was like, ‘Do we need this character on TV representing black women? How is this going to help us?’ But fear is a sure sign I need to do the role. If it doesn’t scare me, I don’t do it—that’s too easy.” 

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