The late sweetheart of Empire's Taraji Henson and the father of her son Marcell. Chat With uInterview On Facebook! Marcell was born in 1994 to Henson and her then-boyfriend William Lamar Johnson. Celebrity Bio, Net worth, Age, Height etc, William L. Johnson (American actor, singer and musician). “I fell onto the bed crying and holding my mouth; blood seeped off my lips and across my teeth. Your email address will not be published. ... nominated William Johnson on March 22nd. Apparently, Marcell is now tipped for Hollywood stardom, having appeared alongside his mother on the small screen.
He and Henson were high school sweethearts and she became pregnant during her junior year of college.
“Do I mourn for him? Sadly, though, Henson and Johnson’s peace was not to last. Due to variances in the way the death index was created, some records may have incomplete (partial) Date of Death information. Taraji Penda Henson entered the world on September 11, 1970, to Boris, a metalworker and janitor, and Bernice, the manager of a local department store. iloveoldschoolmusic.com. Faced with the difficulty of working at the same time as caring for a new baby, Henson grew stressed – a condition that was worsened by Johnson’s habit of vanishing without explanation. The late William LaMarr “Mark” Johnson (Taraji refers to him as Mark), is the father of their 23 year old son, Marcel Johnson. But sometimes things line up and they have to happen, and we don’t know why.”, Today, Henson’s career is showing no signs of slowing down, with a number of movie appearances planned for the coming years.