18 November 2013 7:16 AM, PST | ShadowAndAct | See recent ShadowAndAct news »

File this one under unconfirmed rumor for now... We're hearing through the grapevine that Taraji P. Henson has joined the cast of Universal’s James Brown biopic, Get On Up, to play Tammi Terrell. Assuming this news holds, Henson, who you can currently catch on CBS' Person Of Interest, would be joining Get On Up stars, Chadwick Boseman (as James Brown), Jill ScottDan AykroydViola DavisOctavia Spencer, and Lennie James in the Tate Taylor-directed film. This may also simply be wishful thinking, given that there is a slight resemblance between Taraji and Terrell (photo above). IMDBPro does currently list Henson as »

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