Taraji P. Henson is a go-getter. There's no opportunity she doesn't take advantage of. When she saw that her Hidden Figures co-star, Octavia Spencer, got her hands on some candy before her she asked the actress if she was sharing. When Taraji finally got her hands on some candy she couldn't hide her excitement!
|Taraji P. Henson Reactions|
10. "Get Off My Train" - Taraji was in Cookie mode at the 2016 Golden Globes. She screamed at a guy that was helping her up the stairs, giving us flashbacks of some of her heated arguments with Lucious.
|Taraji P. Henson 2016 Golden Globes Get Off My Train|
9. Wipe Me Down - Taraji loves Terrence Howard but they have to do enough kissing as Cookie and Lucious Lyon. After Terrence decided to kiss Henson's cheek at the 2015 Emmys, Taraji decided that she'd rather not have a face full of the actor's germs.
|Taraji P. Henson 2015 Emmys Terrence Howard|
|Taraji P. Henson 2015 Emmys Regina King|
7. Hidden Figures No More! At the 2017 SAG Awards, Taraji delivered an amazing speech. Prior to her speech she looked into the camera and let the world know how excited she was. She calmed down at just the right time to accept her trophy and hug Nicole Kidman.
|Taraji P. Henson 2017 SAG Awards|
|Taraji P. Henson 2016 Golden Globes Passes Out Cookies|
5. The Original Cash Me Ousside - Henson read some mean tweets for Jimmy Kimmel and her reaction wasn't quite as calm as other celebrities. Danielle Bregoli coined the phrase "Cash Me Ousside" and we're pretty sure she was motivated by Taraji's "Meet Me Outside" response:
|Taraji P. Henson Mean Tweets|
4. Sharing Is Caring - At the 2017 Oscars, Octavia Spencer got some candy that dropped out the sky before Henson and Taraji wasn't happy. She asked her Hidden Figures co-star if she was sharing in the most adorable way we've ever seen!
|Taraji P. Henson 2017 Oscars Are You Sharing?|
3. "You Gon Wait" - At the 2016 Golden Globes the teleprompter advised Henson to wrap her speech up. Taraji let him know that she wouldn't be wrapping up in epic fashion. 20 years of hard work means she can take as long as she wants.
|Taraji P. Henson 2016 Golden Globes You Gon Wait|
2. Jealousy Is A Lack Of Self-Confidence - When Henson lost to Viola Davis at the 2015 Emmys, Taraji showed us all how to consider the bigger picture. Davis won Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series, becoming the first black actress to win the award. Taraji knew the achievement was bigger than her and showed how proud she was of Viola.
|Taraji P. Henson 2015 Emmys Viola Davis|
1. All Smiles - When Taraji finally received her candy from the sky at the 2017 Oscars she was all smiles. She was no longer worried about Octavia sharing and couldn't wait to enjoy her bag of treats!
|Taraji P. Henson Oscars 2017 Happy Candy|
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