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19 Reasons Taraji P. Henson Should Be Your #1 Imaginary Celebrity BFF

A brief history of what makes the Empire star such bestie material.

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4. She celebrates her friends as if their victories were hers. Like that time Viola Davis won an Emmy in the same category Taraji herself was nominated for, and this happened.

5. But make no mistake — she's proud of her own wins too.

Can't properly love others until you love yourself, right?


9. And she'll definitely get revenge.

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10. I mean, okay, so she's no stranger to pranking coworkers.

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12. Taking accidental videos n shit like your grandpa would...

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13. ... and being cranky at work, just like you.

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14. Getting turnt to Slick Rick before going out...

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16. Plus she's a little bit of a speed demon...

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17. ... who does a mean Chewbacca voice...

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18. ... and who isn't afraid to throw some twerking into the mix as she rides away.

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