Taraji P. Henson wows in the latest issue of Harper’s Bazaar!

Henson aka Cookie duns a series of animal print and mod-inspired looks offering up a bit of Diahann Carroll, Jackie O meets Cleopatra regalia and we can’t stop drooling!

The 44 year-old “Empire” powerhouse who says she doesn’t make a habit out of dating co-stars and men in entertainment, although she once dated rapper Common, is single now and keenly breaks down exactly what she sees for her future man!

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“He is funny, has personality, he doesn’t take himself too seriously,” Henson says of her future partner.

READ: Taraji P. Henson Says She Won’t Let a Man Come Between Her Dreams and Coin!

But that’s not at all. The starlet says, “He needs to be confident in who he is, confident to let me be who I am. And let me shine, you know?”

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We get it, T.

I mean, when you’re dating an Oscar-nominated woman who’s arguably one of the most beloved actors of her time, a dude’s gotta be okay with holding her Diorama calfskin box bag in the back of a crowded room of fans cramming to take a selfie.

 

Be clear, though. Our girl ain’t looking for no buster or push-over.

“My light is going to enhance his light,” she says.

Pow!

Read the entire cover story over at Harper’s now!

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