She should win an award for her positive outlook on life, too!
Taraji P. Henson won one of the toughest categories at Sunday's Golden Globes, and she seems to be saying all the right things to make sure this wasn't a one time deal.
In addition to an emotional acceptance speech, the Empire actress went on to defend her show's use of gay characters — like her on camera son Jussie Smollett.
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While the FOX musical drama had some haters in Season Two who said a decline in ratings could be because of all the "gay stuff", Taraji spoke to PEOPLE after the awards show to shoot down the homophobes, saying:
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