TARAJI'S NEW ESSENCE COVER

As she's sporting that intense gaze we've come to know and love, one look at Taraji P. Henson on the cover of the November ESSENCE will ensnare you. In a form-fitting black Fausto Puglisi dress with amazing beading and slits that serve legs for days, she is a queen looking upon her loyal subjects. It's a kingdom she's worked years to acquire and continues to tirelessly show up for. 

"I'm just gonna keep amassing an audience," says the Oscar- and Emmy-nominated actress. "Everything was strategically planned. This is what all my efforts are for." 

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