Henson's friends and family were all in on the surprise.
Kelvin Hayden's return to the limelight has nothing to do with football. Taraji P. Henson can barely contain her excitement in this Instagram post.More news: Margot Kidder, who played Superman's Lois Lane, dies aged 69
The couple has been dating since 2015.
Henson has a 24-year-old son from a previous relationship.
Henson, 47, and Hayden, 34, have dated for more than two years. "That surprised me. He just did it", Henson told the Associated Press Monday as she attended an annual event where Fox promotes its new TV lineup to advertisers.More news: Stephen Piscotty Homers in First At-Bat Since Returning From Bereavement List
"I'm very happy. Everything is coming together". "Yes Girls. I'm happy in my personal life". "You know, I'm not the type to blast my personal business, but you know, I think that it's important for people to know that I'm happy". You're too fly. You're too fantastic.' I was like, 'I don't know.' She's like, 'You're not gonna meet him at home.
"And you know, we've been together for two years". Henson explained that a "river of tears" poured out of her when she saw him get down on one knee, and before she knew it, her "lashes ended up on the floor". "But I'm very happy". "We'll already be there, '" Henson explained. The couple announced the happy news on Instagram. She also recently filmed a role in the biopic The Best of Enemies, which is expected to arrive later this year.More news: Senators will vote on repealing changes to net neutrality rules
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