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Taraji P. Henson's Crusade for ‘The Color Purple’ Cast: No More Rental Cars!

Taraji P. Henson faced challenges while filming The Color Purple, including having to push for a driver or security to take her to set in Atlanta due to insurance liability.
Danielle Brooks shared that Henson fought for the cast to have their own dressing rooms and food provided during rehearsals for the 2023 musical.
Henson had to fight for better accommodations between scenes on the set of Empire, including trailers that weren’t infested with bugs.
Taraji P. Henson discussed pay discrepancies in Hollywood, nearly passing on The Color Purple due to lack of pay and being forced to audition for the role despite being the director’s top choice.