Taraji P. Henson is revealing how good she is at pranking folks.
The actress and buddy Gabrielle Union joined James Corden for Tuesday’s (October 5) episode of The Late Late Present and detailed a raunchy prank she pulled on Union.
The Empire actress says she bought the concept from herself being a sufferer of an x-rated prank and determined she would pull it on another person.
“They despatched me this textual content saying, ‘Did you imply to submit these nudes?’” Henson defined. “After which they spaced it means, means down so in your feed all you see is ‘Did you imply to submit these nudes?’ So that you freak out till you go all the best way to the underside of the submit, and it’s like ‘April Fools!’”
Union’s response was one among shock.
“I used to be like, what occurred?!” Union laughed. “Not once more!”
Additionally through the interview, Union spoke on her audition for The Matrix within the ’90s, throughout which she unexpectedly discovered herself competing in opposition to Janet Jackson.
“Everybody and their mom was auditioning for ‘The Matrix’. I went to audition, to me, I wanted to really feel like probably the most highly effective, stunning and superb girl on the planet, so after all, I wished to channel Janet Jackson,” she defined. “I am going to Extensions Plus… the Mecca of waves. I wished to get the great hair, the Janet hair, from the weave emporium. I actually discover the precise outfit from her album cowl. I draw within the rattling mole. I absolutely dedicated.”
She added: “I play Janet the entire time, ready for the audition, in there early. Nobody’s going to cease me… in walks Janet Jackson.”
Union in the end didn’t get the half within the movie.
“The identical audition and I’m cosplaying as Janet, with a bizarre drawn-on mole. Neither of us bought it,” she concluded. “I feel we cancelled one another out. I’m fairly certain there was a restraining order of types.”
Watch the complete interview segments under.