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!


“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?”


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.


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



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