Taraji P. Henson attends the 2018 Fox Network Upfront at Wollman Rink, Central Park on May 14, 2018 in New York City. She got engaged to her boyfriend over Mother's Day weekend. (Photo by Roy Rochlin/Getty Images)
Kelcie Willis, Cox Media Group National Content Desk
Actress Taraji P. Henson is engaged to her boyfriend of two years, former NFL player Kelvin Hayden.
“I said yes y’all!!!” she captioned a post of her round cut ring. “He started with the Cartier love bracelet BUT that was my #Mothersday gift and then he dropped to his knee and I almost passed out!! #sheisofficiallyoffthemarket and she is sooooooooooooo HAPPY!!!!!!”
“I’m happy in my personal life,” she said. “Finally it has happened to me!”
“I’m not the type to blast my personal business, but you know, I think that it’s important for people to know that I’m happy,” she said. “I’m very, very happy. I just am. We’ve been together for two years. And no one would really know that, because I don’t blast my info like that, but I’m very happy.”