Taraji P. Henson is engaged to Kelvin Hayden

She said "yes y’all!!!" Taraji P. Henson is off the market, sorry, fellas.

Brittany King

Taraji P. Henson has some new bling.


How exciting! The Empire star is engaged to former Super Bowl-winning NFL star Kelvin Hayden. The actress revealed the happy news via Instagram on Monday.


In the photo, Henson and Hayden are holding hands in front of a delicious dessert platter that had "Congratulations" written out in chocolate.

Im very, very happy. I just am. Weve been together for two years. And no one would really know that, because I dont blast my info like that, but Im very happy.

"He started with the Cartier love bracelet BUT that was my #Mothersday gift and then he dropped to his knee and I almost passed out!!!," the actress shared on Instagram and added several emojis. "#sheisofficiallyoffthemarket and she is sooooooooooooo HAPPY!!!!!! #GODIS."


Henson, 47, and Hayden, 34, first confirmed their relationship back in December.