Taraji P. Henson Movies List: Best To Worst

Hidden Figures
PG

Hidden Figures

(2016)
As:
Cast
Role:
Katherine G. Johnson
Director:
Theodore Melfi
Genres:
Drama, Biography, History
Star Cast:
Kevin Costner, Kirsten Dunst, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
PG-13

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

(2008)
As:
Cast
Director:
David Fincher
Genres:
Fantasy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Julia Ormond, Faune Chambers Watkins, Elias Koteas
Hustle & Flow
R

Hustle & Flow

(2005)
As:
Cast
Role:
Shug
Director:
Craig Brewer
Genres:
Music, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Terrence Howard, Anthony Anderson, Taryn Manning, DJ Qualls
Think Like a Man
PG-13

Think Like a Man

(2012)
As:
Cast
Director:
Tim Story
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Michael Ealy, Jerry Ferrara, Meagan Good, Regina Hall
Talk to Me
R

Talk to Me

(2007)
As:
Cast
Director:
Kasi Lemmons
Genres:
War, Drama, History, Music, Biography
Star Cast:
Chiwetel Ejiofor, Don Cheadle, Mike Epps, Peter MacNeill
Four Brothers
R

Four Brothers

(2005)
As:
Cast
Director:
John Singleton
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Mystery, Action, Crime
Star Cast:
Mark Wahlberg, Tyrese Gibson, André Benjamin, Garrett Hedlund
Something New
PG-13

Something New

(2006)
As:
Cast
Director:
Sanaa Hamri
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Mike Epps, Wendy Raquel Robinson, Sanaa Lathan, Katharine Towne
Baby Boy
R

Baby Boy

(2001)
As:
Cast
Role:
Yvette
Director:
John Singleton
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Snoop Dogg, Tyrese Gibson, Omar Gooding, Tamara LaSeon Bass
The Best of Enemies
PG-13

The Best of Enemies

(2019)
As:
Cast
Director:
Robin Bissell
Genres:
Biography, Drama, History
Star Cast:
Sam Rockwell, John Gallagher Jr., Anne Heche, Wes Bentley
Hurricane Season
PG-13

Hurricane Season

(2009)
As:
Cast
Role:
Dayna Collins
Director:
Tim Story
Genres:
Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
Forest Whitaker, China Anne McClain, Bonnie Hunt, Khleo Thomas
Smokin' Aces
R

Smokin' Aces

(2006)
As:
Cast
Director:
Joe Carnahan
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Alicia Keys, Ryan Reynolds, Ray Liotta, Joseph Ruskin, Alex Rocco
Think Like a Man Too
PG-13

Think Like a Man Too

(2014)
As:
Cast
Director:
Tim Story
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Adam Brody, Michael Ealy, Jerry Ferrara, Meagan Good, Regina Hall
Date Night
PG-13

Date Night

(2010)
As:
Cast
Role:
Detective Arroyo
Director:
Shawn Levy
Genres:
Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Star Cast:
Mark Wahlberg, Leighton Meester, Steve Carell, Ray Liotta, James Franco
No Good Deed
PG-13

No Good Deed

(2014)
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Terry
Director:
Sam Miller
Genres:
Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Idris Elba, Leslie Bibb, Henry Simmons, Kate del Castillo
Not Easily Broken
PG-13

Not Easily Broken

(2009)
As:
Cast
Role:
Clarice Clark
Director:
Bill Duke
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Morris Chestnut, Kevin Hart, Wood Harris, Maeve Quinlan
The Karate Kid
PG

The Karate Kid

(2010)
As:
Cast
Role:
Sherry Parker
Director:
Harald Zwart
Genres:
Family, Sport, Action, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Jackie Chan, Jaden Smith, Wenwen Han, Rongguang Yu
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R

Acrimony

(2018)
As:
Cast
Role:
Melinda
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Danielle Nicolet, Lyriq Bent, Crystle Stewart, Jazmyn Simon
Top Five
R

Top Five

(2014)
As:
Cast
Director:
Chris Rock
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Chris Rock, Rosario Dawson, Gabrielle Union, Adam Sandler
The Family That Preys
PG-13

The Family That Preys

(2008)
As:
Cast
Role:
Pam
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Kathy Bates, Alfre Woodard, Tyler Perry, Cole Hauser
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PG-13

Larry Crowne

(2011)
As:
Cast
Director:
Tom Hanks
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Tom Hanks, Pam Grier, Sarah Mahoney, Roxana Ortega
The Good Doctor
PG-13

The Good Doctor

(2011)
As:
Cast
Role:
Nurse Theresa
Director:
Lance Daly
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Courtney Ford, Orlando Bloom, Riley Keough, Rob Morrow
Peep World
R

Peep World

(2010)
As:
Cast
Role:
Mary
Director:
Barry W. Blaustein
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Troian Bellisario, Rainn Wilson, Lewis Black, Ron Rifkin
Term Life
R

Term Life

(2016)
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Billingsley
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Hailee Steinfeld, Vince Vaughn, Bill Paxton, Jonathan Banks
Proud Mary
R

Proud Mary

(2018)
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Mary
Director:
Babak Najafi
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Danny Glover, Margaret Avery, Billy Brown, Neal McDonough
Once Fallen
R

Once Fallen

(2010)
As:
Cast
Role:
Pearl
Director:
Ash Adams
Genres:
Crime
Star Cast:
Ed Harris, Brian Presley, Amy Madigan, Ash Adams
I Can Do Bad All by Myself
PG-13

I Can Do Bad All by Myself

(2009)
As:
Cast
Role:
April
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Brian White, Tyler Perry, Adam Rodriguez, Hope Olaide Wilson
The List
R

The List

(2018)
As:
Cast
Director:
Tyler Perry
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Chris Rock, Whoopi Goldberg, Missi Pyle, Amber Riley
From the Rough
PG

From the Rough

(2013)
As:
Cast
Role:
Catana Starks
Director:
Pierre Bagley
Genres:
Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
Michael Clarke Duncan, Henry Simmons, Tom Felton, Letoya Luckett
Streetwise
R

Streetwise

(1998)
As:
Cast
Director:
Bruce Brown
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Sid Burston, James Crews, Jerry Cummings, Bunny Dorsett
Hair Show
PG-13

Hair Show

(2004)
As:
Cast
Role:
Tiffany
Director:
Leslie Small
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
David Ramsey, Mo'Nique, Kellita Smith, Gina Torres

TV Movie(s)

Satan's School for Girls
TV-14

Satan's School for Girls

(2000)
As:
Cast
Role:
Paige
Director:
Christopher Leitch
Genres:
Drama, Horror
Star Cast:
Shannen Doherty, Julie Benz, Daniel Cosgrove, Richard Joseph Paul
Taraji and Terrence's White Hot Holidays

Taraji and Terrence's White Hot Holidays

(2015)
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Herself
Director:
Don Mischer, Joe DeMaio
Genres:
Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Terrence Howard, Bryshere Y. Gray, Mary J. Blige, Patti LaBelle
Murder, She Wrote: The Last Free Man

Murder, She Wrote: The Last Free Man

(2001)
As:
Cast
Director:
Anthony Pullen Shaw
Genres:
Mystery, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Angela Lansbury, Phylicia Rashad, Tim Abell, David Ogden Stiers
Taken from Me: The Tiffany Rubin Story
TV-14

Taken from Me: The Tiffany Rubin Story

(2011)
As:
Cast
Role:
Tiffany Rubin
Director:
Gary Harvey
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Terry O'Quinn, Beverly Todd, David Haydn-Jones, Sean Baek
Seasons of Love

Seasons of Love

(2014)
As:
Cast, Producer
Director:
Princess Filmz
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Cleo Anthony, A.J. Ackleson, Gary Craig, Rasheda Crockett
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Taraji's White Hot Holidays

(2016)
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Herself - Host
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
Terry Crews, Taye Diggs, Missy Elliott, Charmaine Baquiran

Animation(s)

The Simpsons
TV-14

The Simpsons (1989)

As:
Cast
Director:
Mark Kirkland, Steven Dean Moore, Bob Anderson, Matthew Nastuk, Jim Reardon
Genres:
Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Adam West, Ben Stiller, Carmen Electra, Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner
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PG

Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2 (2018)

As:
Cast
Director:
Rich Moore, Phil Johnston
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Animation, Fantasy, Family
Star Cast:
Gal Gadot, Mandy Moore, Vin Diesel, Sarah Silverman
Madly Madagascar

Madly Madagascar (2013)

As:
Cast
Director:
David Soren
Genres:
Family, Short, Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Chris Rock, David Schwimmer, Jada Pinkett Smith, Cedric the Entertainer
Ice Age: The Great Egg-Scapade
TV-PG

Ice Age: The Great Egg-Scapade (2016)

As:
Cast
Director:
Steve Martino, Ricardo Curtis, Paul Stodolny, Mike Thurmeier
Genres:
Family, Comedy, Short, Animation, Adventure
Star Cast:
Queen Latifah, Denis Leary, Seth Green, Blake Anderson
The Cleveland Show
TV-14

The Cleveland Show (2009)

As:
Cast
Director:
Seth MacFarlane, Anthony Lioi, Albert Calleros, Anthony Agrusa, Oreste Canestrelli
Genres:
Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Seth MacFarlane, Mike Henry, Sanaa Lathan, Kevin Michael Richardson, Jason Sudeikis
The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle
PG

The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle (2000)

As:
Cast
Director:
Des McAnuff
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Star Cast:
John Goodman, Robert De Niro, Randy Quaid, Jonathan Winters, Taraji P. Henson
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The Brotherly Love Table Read (2010)

As:
Cast
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Kanye West

TV Shows and Videos

House M.D.
TV-14

House M.D. (2004)

As:
Cast
Director:
Greg Yaitanes, Deran Sarafian, David Straiton, Daniel Attias, Daniel Sackheim
Genres:
Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Billy Connolly, Hugh Laurie, Omar Epps, Robert Sean Leonard, Jesse Spencer
Person of Interest
TV-14

Person of Interest (2011)

As:
Cast
Role:
Joss Carter
Director:
Richard J. Lewis, Kevin Bray, Helen Shaver, Fred Toye, Stephen Surjik
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Crime, Thriller, Action, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Laz Alonso, Keith David, Jim Caviezel, Amy Acker
Boston Legal
TV-14

Boston Legal (2004)

As:
Cast
Director:
Mike Listo, Bill D'Elia, Robert Yannetti, Steve Robin, James R. Bagdonas
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Missi Pyle, Heather Locklear, Valerie Bertinelli, Julie Bowen, William Shatner
Living in the Age of Surveillance

Living in the Age of Surveillance (2012)

As:
Cast
Role:
Various
Director:
Sandrine Orabona
Genres:
Short, News
Star Cast:
Jim Caviezel, Brett Cullen, Michael Emerson, Kevin Chapman
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
TV-14

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)

As:
Cast
Director:
Kenneth Fink, Richard J. Lewis, Alec Smight, Danny Cannon, Brad Tanenbaum
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Chad Michael Murray, Dakota Fanning, George Eads, Eric Szmanda, Robert David Hall
ER
TV-14

ER (1994)

As:
Cast
Director:
Christopher Chulack, Jonathan Kaplan, Richard Thorpe, Stephen Cragg, Lesli Linka Glatter
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Alexis Bledel, Dakota Fanning, Noah Wyle, Laura Innes, Laura Cerón
Empire
TV-14

Empire (2015)

As:
Cast
Role:
Cookie Lyon
Director:
Sanaa Hamri, Craig Brewer, Danny Strong, Mario Van Peebles, Lee Daniels
Genres:
Music, Drama
Star Cast:
Alicia Keys, Terrence Howard, Bryshere Y. Gray, Jussie Smollett, Trai Byers
Eli Stone

Eli Stone (2008)

As:
Cast
Director:
David Petrarca, Vincent Misiano, Michael Schultz, Perry Lang, Christopher Misiano
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Drama, Musical
Star Cast:
Bridget Moynahan, Katey Sagal, Jonny Lee Miller, Natasha Henstridge
Smart Guy
TV-G

Smart Guy (1997)

As:
Cast
Director:
Joe Regalbuto, Sheldon Epps, Mark Cendrowski, Howard Murray, Terri McCoy
Genres:
Drama, Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tahj Mowry, Christina Milian, Naya Rivera, Essence Atkins
Half & Half

Half & Half (2002)

As:
Cast
Director:
Ellen Gittelsohn, Victor Gonzalez, Maynard C. Virgil I
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Kel Mitchell, Laz Alonso, Kathy Griffin, Shemar Moore
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Forehead Tittaes (2010)

As:
Cast
Director:
Jake Szymanski
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
William Fichtner, Marion Cotillard, Lesley Ann Warren, Seth Morris
The Parent 'Hood

The Parent 'Hood (1995)

As:
Cast
Director:
Gerren Keith, Robert Townsend, Paul Miller, Loretha C. Jones, Glynn Turman
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Meagan Good, Robert Townsend, Suzzanne Douglas, Reagan Gomez-Preston
Felicity
TV-14

Felicity (1998)

As:
Cast
Director:
Lawrence Trilling, Harry Winer, Keith Samples, Matt Reeves, Stan Salfas
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
John Ritter, Teri Garr, Jane Lynch, Tyra Banks, Taraji P. Henson
Strong Medicine

Strong Medicine (2000)

As:
Cast
Director:
John Perrin Flynn, Joe Napolitano, Steve De Jarnatt, Jerry London, Philip Casnoff
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Dakota Fanning, Rosa Blasi, Jenifer Lewis, Josh Coxx, Philip Casnoff
The Division

The Division (2001)

As:
Cast
Role:
Inspector Raina Washington
Director:
Nancy McKeon, Aaron Lipstadt, Jeffrey Reiner, Andy Wolk, Patrick R. Norris
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Mystery, Crime
Star Cast:
Milana Vayntrub, Nancy McKeon, Marlee Matlin, Viola Davis, Jane Lynch
Sister, Sister
TV-G

Sister, Sister (1994)

As:
Cast
Director:
Max Tash, Sheldon Epps, Henry Chan, Terri McCoy, Chuck Vinson
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Kel Mitchell, Milton Berle, Michael Clarke Duncan, Molly Shannon
All of Us

All of Us (2003)

As:
Cast
Director:
Debbie Allen, Alfonso Ribeiro, Stan Lathan, Steve Zuckerman
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Will Smith, Keith David, Tyra Banks, Meagan Good
Animal
R

Animal (2005)

As:
Cast
Director:
David J. Burke
Genres:
Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Ving Rhames, Terrence Howard, Chazz Palminteri, Jim Brown
All or Nothing
R

All or Nothing (2001)

As:
Cast
Director:
Adisa
Genres:
Musical, Drama
Star Cast:
Kiko Ellsworth, Jermaine Montell, Tyrone Gibson, Adrian R'Mante
Pacific Blue

Pacific Blue (1996)

As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Levine, Terence H. Winkless, Sara Rose, Scott Lautanen, Terrence O'Hara
Genres:
Action, Drama, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Adam West, Carmen Electra, Jim Davidson, Paula Trickey, Darlene Vogel
Saved by the Bell: The New Class

Saved by the Bell: The New Class (1993)

As:
Cast
Director:
Frank Bonner, Don Barnhart, Miguel Higuera
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
James Marsden, Tara Reid, Christina Moore, Milo Ventimiglia
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Holla (2002)

As:
Cast
Role:
Guest
Director:
Candace Walker
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Hill Harper, Coolio, Gloria Allred, Brandon N. Bowlin