Taraji P. Henson is in love with her #ZaddyBear ! After two years of speculation, the actress confirmed she’s dating Kelvin Hayden, NFL veteran. The two lovers were first spotted two years ago holding hands while in vacation in Miami.
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Taraji confirmed the relationship on Essence’s Yes! Girl podcast this week saying: “It was all over The Shade Room anyway,” she said, adding, “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. I’m very very happy. I just am. We’ve been together for two years.” (Taraji P. Henson)
Hayden was recruited into the NFL in 2005 with Indianapolis Colts until 2010, then moved to Atlanta where he played with The Atlanta Falcons and finish is career with the Chicago Bears from 2012 to 2014.