Imagine being in a world alone with dreams of your voice to be heard no one holding your hand, telling you it’s going to be okay. It’s just you. Now imagine being a minority and no one expecting you to rise above. You proved that not age, gender, racial, or anything of labels can define your success.
You may have seen Taraji on the most rated television show ” Empire” as Cookie Lyons. Perhaps you’ve seen her on screens as detective Carter on ” Person Of Interest.” Or maybe you’ve seen her in the movie “Hidden Figures.” She has been making headlines after headline in her appearances. From all ages she has caught an audience. She has become one of the most top paying actresses in hollywood despite being African-American. She has broke a barrier for many women of color and women in the film industry. Taraji went to Howard University and pursued a theater degree. Not only is she educated in her career but she has a passion for what she does. Even after becoming pregnant in her Junior year of college, she still didn’t let that get in the way of her acting upcoming year. Whatever it was she was still getting it done. She is an excellent role model for many young girls and women out there. From being a recent university grad out in the world with a child and only $700 in her bank account. She still managed to make meets end. She worked at an office to provide for her son and her while auditioning acts. Ever since then she’s been making it on television. She is one of the most dedicated actresses in this era. Her love for theater has brought her so far and it’s only 2018. Just wait until a few years from now. Recently she worked on a movie ” Acrimony” filmed by Tyler Perry, one of the greatest script writers and producers ever. In just a matter of eight days she manage to film an entire film with her co-stars. Now in the three day weekend Acrimony raised about 17.1 million in theaters already. We all know Taraji is a phenomenal actress. Who wouldn’t want to see a movie she is starring in? Of, course! Wonderful women doi8ng what she loves doing the most is what got her so far. These past years been nothing but growth for Taraji. She’s only been ranking higher and higher each time. Taraji only is going to keep taking over hollywood unlike other actress who been trying for decades. You can’t beat talent! When you have a gift like Taraji, you only keep getting better and better.