Taraji P Henson

The Hidden Figures star has accomplished plenty on-screen. However, her notable achievements off-screen have made her this year's worthy recipient of the institution's LHD.

Taraji P. Henson, and Chris Paul were among the 18 people appointed to President Biden's Board of Advisors on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). The nine men and nine women have diverse backgrounds and will advise Biden on increasing "the capacity of HBCUs to provide the highest-quality education to its students and continue serving as engines of opportunity."

Emmy-nominated actress Taraji P. Henson made an appearance on Kevin Hart‘s new show, Hart to Heart, to talk about the taboo nature of mental health in the Black community and her own personal struggles led her to create The Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation (BLHF), named after her late father. “I started the foundation because when […]

It’s been a long time coming, but the year that never seemed like it would end is (finally) about to end. Insert praise dance.  CASSIUS is definitely looking forward to 2018— and we know we’re not alone. Anyway, to tide us over, we’ve been ruminating on some of the things we’re looking forward to. Movies […]