Taraji P. Henson Goes Undercover as Lyft Driver


The ‘Hidden Figures’ actress went undercover as a Lyft driver to vent about her boyfriend issues.

The Undercover Lyft series is back and this time it features, Taraji P. Henson, who is promoting her upcoming film, What Men Want. If you are planning to take a Lyft trip anytime soon, the Empire actress might be available to get you to your destination. In a hilarious video, Taraji P. Henson goes undercover to talk about her boyfriend issues with surprised passengers.


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In the video posted on Lyft’s Official YouTube Channel, you can see the actress disguise herself in a white sweatshirt, a gray dad hat, and sunglasses.

“Hi! I’m Taraji P. Henson. We are in sunny Los Angeles, California, and we’re about to do an undercover Lyft,” Taraji opens up in the video.

One of the funniest interactions is when the Oscar-nominated actress finds out that one the passengers in an actress and she is currently starring a music video.

“Oh! You gotta twerk? Can you make your booty clap?” Taraji asks the passenger and she responds, “I mean, I can’t really make it clap like that, like a professional.”

“Cardi B making everybody wanna twerk,” Henson shares. “You know, that almost came in-between me and my boyfriend.”

Later on, Taraji reveals that aside from the twerking her boyfriend and she argues about going through his phone. The passengers got the shock of their lives when Taraji takes off her disguise to reveal her identity.

Taraji also treated the passengers to freshly baked cookies.