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Taraji P. Henson Flashes Engagement Ring at Fox Upfronts!

Taraji P. Henson shows off her engagement ring on the red carpet while attending the 2018 Fox Upfronts on Monday (May 14) at Central Park’s Wollman Rink in New York City.

The Emmy-nominated actress just announced earlier in the day that she is engaged to NFL player Kelvin Hayden.

Taraji was joined at the event by Empire co-stars Terrence Howard, Jussie Smollett, Trai Byers, and Bryshere Gray.

Fox’s fall schedule was announced earlier in the day and Empire will return on Wednesday nights at 8pm.

FYI: Taraji is wearing an Altuzarra dress and belt.

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Taraji P. Henson Is Engaged to Kelvin Hayden - See Her Ring!

Taraji P. Henson is engaged to Kelvin Hayden and she’s showing off her stunning engagement ring!

The 47-year-old Empire star shared the news on her Instagram account that Kelvin, a 34-year-old former football player, popped the question on Sunday (May 13).

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“I said yes yโ€™all!!!,” Taraji posted in a message to her fans. “He started with the Cartier love bracelet BUT that was my #Mothersday gift and then he dropped to his knee and I almost passed out!!! ๐Ÿ˜ฉ๐Ÿ˜ฉ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚#sheisofficiallyoffthemarket and she is sooooooooooooo HAPPY!!!!!!”

Congrats to the happy couple on the wonderful news!

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'Empire' Picked Up for Fifth Season By Fox

Empire will be returning for another season at Fox!

The show is currently wrapping up its fourth season, which has four more episodes to go.

โ€œโ€™Empireโ€™ is as compelling, emotional and unpredictable as it ever was,โ€ Michael Thorn, entertainment president for Fox Broadcasting, said in a statement. โ€œWe are so proud of our amazing cast, led by Terrence and Taraji, who deliver powerful performances week after week. Weโ€™d also like to thank our tremendous creative team โ€“ Lee, Danny, Brett, Ilene, Sanaa, Brian and Francie โ€“ whose inspired storytelling continues to create the unforgettable, jaw-dropping OMG moments that have always been signature to โ€˜Empireโ€™.โ€

Jussie Smollett, Trai Byers, Bryshere Gray, Grace Byers, and more also star.

Felicity Jones Compares Ruth Bader Ginsburg to Rocky Balboa at CinemaCon 2018!

Felicity Jones keeps it chic and sophisticated while hitting the carpet at 2018 CinemaCon: Focus Features Presentation at Caesars Palace held at the National Association of Theatre Owners on Wednesday (April 25) in Las Vegas.

The 34-year-old actress hit the stage to talk about portraying Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in her upcoming film On the Basis of Sex.

“I was a crazy person. I was full Ruth Bader Ginsburg,” Felicity expressed about shooting the flick (via THR). “She reminds me of Rocky in that she is a fighter and never gives up.”

Also in attendance to promote their projects was Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again‘s Amanda Seyfried, What Men Want‘s Taraji P. Henson and Halloween‘s Jamie Lee Curtis.

FYI: Amanda is wearing a Prabal Gurung dress. Taraji is wearing Solace London dress and Jimmy Choo shoes.

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Taraji P. Henson Goes Sexy in White Trench Coat for 'Acrimony' Premiere

Taraji P. Henson slays the red carpet as she arrives at the premiere of her new movie Acrimony on Tuesday night (March 27) in New York City.

The 47-year-old Empire actress showed off some leg in a white trench coat and heels as she hit the red carpet alongside director Tyler Perry.

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Joining Taraji at the premiere were her co-stars Lyriq Bent, Crylste Stewart, and Aijona Alexus.

The day before, Taraji, Tyler, and Lyriq made the rounds at different press events to promote their new movie.

Acrimony hits theaters on Friday, March 30.

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