Taraji P. Henson Announces Engagement to Kelvin Hayden: 'I Almost Passed Out'

Taraji P. Henson Kelvin Hayden
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Kelvin Hayden and Taraji P. Henson attend Super Bowl 50 at Levi's Stadium on Feb. 7, 2016 in Santa Clara, Calif. 

Taraji Henson has announced via Instagram that she is engaged to NFL star Kelvin Hayden. The actress posted a picture today (May 14) of the stunning diamond ring alongside a plate of chocolate cake and strawberries, with “Congratulations” written in chocolate sauce. 

“I said yes ya’ll!!!” the Empire actress wrote. “He started with the Cariter love bracelet BUT that was my #Mothersday gift and then he dropped to his knee and I almost passed out!!!” A glimpse of the shimmering Cartier bracelet can be seen in the corner of the picture. Henson added: “#sheisofficiallyoffthemarket and she is sooooo HAPPY!!!!!!”

Check out the sweet post below:


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