Taraji Penda Henson is an American actress and author. She is known for her roles as Yvette in Baby Boy (2001), Shug in Hustle & Flow (2005), and Queenie in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), for which she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in 2009.

Taraji currently stars as Cookie Lyon on the Fox musical drama series Empire.

Disney Filmography

Year Film Role
2018 Ralph Breaks the Internet Yesss