WATCH: Taraji P Henson sits down with Angie Martinez for an in-depth interview about her rise in the industry & more


It have been a whirlwind year for Taraji P Henson following the blockbuster success of Empire, and now that the mainstream media has jumped on to the “Black urban drama” bandwagon so that they can also make money off of it, they have plastered Henson’s face across pretty much every media outlet on the air over the past few weeks to draw in some ratings for their programs..

But as Henson goes on to stare into the eyes of fakes across the industry who suddenly seems to have “Cookie” fever, in her new interview with Angie Martinez she makes it very clear that she hasn’t forgotten about the many hurdles that were thrown her way during her rise to the top. Get an earful from Henson below..