Oscar-nominated actress Taraji P. Henson was at the Fountain Theatre this weekend enjoying the sold-out performance of the smash hit Cyrano. She loved the play and visited with the cast after the performance.
Taraji Henson was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for the role of Queenie in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008). She also co-starred in The Karate Kid with Jaden Smith and is now starring as a series regular on TV’s Person of Interest on CBS.
Taraji is a longtime friend of the Fountain Theatre. She acted in our 2000 production of The Darker Face of the Earth.