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Taraji P. Henson Plays the 'Acting Game' on 'Fallon Tonight'

Taraji P. Henson looks surprised while taking a fake phone call during her appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Wednesday (February 23) in New York City.

The 45-year-old Empire star played “the acting game” with host Jimmy Fallon where they acted out pretend scenarios.

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Watch the video below!

Earlier in the day, Taraji bundled up from the rain while arriving at The Golden Theater.


Taraji P. Henson on Fallon Tonight 2/24/15

FYI: Taraji is wearing Alexander Wang.

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Kylie Jenner & Tyga Couple Up Front Row at Alexander Wang NYFW 2016 Show

Kylie Jenner joins her boyfriend Tyga at the Alexander Wang Fall 2016 fashion show during 2016 New York Fashion Week on Saturday (February 13) at St. Bartholomew’s Church in New York City.

The 18-year-old reality star and her 26-year-old boyfriend got cozy in the front row of the show together.

Kylie and Tyga were joined at the show by Empire actress Taraji P. Henson, Solange Knowles, Zoe Kravitz, Amandla Stenberg and Julia Restoin Roitfeld.

Also pictured: Kylie leaving her hotel earlier that day.

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Maroon 5 Responds to Taraji P. Henson's Super Bowl 2016 Halftime Mistake!

During Super Bowl 50, Taraji P. Henson accidentally mistook Coldplay for Maroon 5 and now, the band is responding on Twitter!

“Thanks for loving our performance from our seats at #SB50 @TherealTaraji. We think we sounded pretty good!” Maroon 5 wrote to Taraji.

During Coldplay‘s halftime show, Taraji captioned a photo, “YAAAAAAASSSSSS!!!! #maroon5 is life to me!!! #superbowl50#HappyCamper I am.” After she made the mistake, she edited the caption to say, “Oooooooopppps. Lmao! #Superbowl50.”

Taraji P. Henson Thought Maroon 5 Was Performing the Super Bowl Halftime Show 2016

Taraji P. Henson was little bit confused while watching the 2016 Super Bowl Halftime Show – she thought she was watching Maroon 5 perform!

“YAAAAAAASSSSSS!!!! #maroon5 is life to me!!! #superbowl50#HappyCamper I am,” the Empire actress captioned a photo of Coldplay performing during the halftime show.

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After she realized she made the mistake, she deleted the post and tweeted out, “Oooooooopppps. Lmao! #Superbowl50.”

See a screencap of the original post below and make sure to watch full video of the halftime show now!

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Amy Adams & Taraji P. Henson Attend NFL Honors 2016

Amy Adams looks elegant in white as she arrives for the 2016 NFL Honors event held at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium on Saturday evening (February 6) in San Francisco, Calif.

The 41-year-old Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice actress was joined at the event by Taraji P. Henson, January Jones, Liam Hemsworth, Ashley Greene, Jeff Goldblum, Aaron Paul, and Pia Wurtzbach.

The annual show, held the night before the Super Bowl, salutes the NFL’s best players and plays from the 2015 season with a star-studded football and entertainment event.

FYI: Amy is wearing an Antonio Berardi dress and Francesco Russo shoes. Liam is wearing Dolce&Gabbana.

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'Empire' Cast Wins Big at the NAACP Image Awards 2016

Terrence Howard looks triumphant while accepting an award at the 2016 NAACP Image Awards held at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium on Friday night (February 5) in Pasadena, Calif.

The 46-year-old actor was joined at the award ceremony by his Empire co-stars Taraji P. Henson, Bryshere Y. Gray, Jussie Smollett, Gabourey Sidibe, Trai Byers and Grace Gealey.

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The entire cast won big during the show, taking home the award for Outstanding Drama Series. Terrence also took home the award for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series while Taraji took home Outstanding Actress.

The show also took home awards for their original music and Jussie even took to the stage to perform!

FYI: Taraji is wearing a Balmain dress, Stewart Weitzman shoes and Kimberly McDonald jewels. Grace is wearing a Ziad Nakad dress, EF Collection earrings, Nigaam Jewels and Graziela Gems rings and Jimmy Choo shoes and clutch.

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'Empire' Gets Renewed For Season Three

Fox has officially renewed their hit series Empire for a third season!

The early renewal announcement was made by Fox chairmen and CEOs Dana Walden and Gary Newman on Thursday (January 14) during the network’s panel at the 2016 Winter TCA Tour.

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The series was recently nominated for Best Drama at the Golden Globes and although they didn’t take home the award, star Taraji P. Henson walked away with her first Golden Globe for Best Actress in a TV series.

Empire returns for second half of season two on March 30th.

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