Taraji P. Henson Had A Truly Iconic Night At The Oscars

The Hidden Figures star dominated the awards from beginning to end.

On Sunday Taraji P. Henson attended the Oscars in Los Angeles. She was there representing Best Picture nominee Hidden Figures alongside her co-stars Janelle Monáe and Octavia Spencer. Moonlight was the big winner and Hidden Figures was up for three Oscars in total but left empty-handed. Not that it mattered; amid the ensuing madness Taraji provided us with plenty of memorable moments.

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She slayed on the red carpet.
Taraji P. Henson Had A Truly Iconic Night At The Oscars Taraji P. Henson on the red carpet at the 2017 Academy Awards.   Frazer Harrison/Getty
Chance was impressed.
She caught up with Pharrell and his creative director Mimi Valdez...
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and was thrilled to see her Karate Kid co-star Jackie Chan.
She wouldn't be drawn on hip-hop's latest beef though.
The ceremony was long and left Taraji with a craving for candy.
She also got up on stage for one of the night's most touching moments.
It was her reaction to Moonlight winning that will live on the longest though.
February 27, 2017
Taraji P. Henson Had A Truly Iconic Night At The Oscars