Marcell Johnson is a popular American actor, model, and social media personality, widely recognized as the son of the award-winning American actress Taraji P. Henson. Born on May 10, 1994, in Washington, DC, Marcell has made a name for himself in the entertainment industry, following in the footsteps of his talented mother. Let’s take a closer look at his early life, career, and personal endeavors.
Marcell Johnson Early Life and Education:
Marcell Johnson is the only child of Taraji P. Henson and Willian Lamar Johnson. He was born in Washington, DC, while his mother was studying acting at Howard University. At the young age of nine, Marcell’s parents went their separate ways, and he was raised by his mother. He completed his elementary education at a nearby school before moving on to high school.
Marcell Johnson Career:
Marcell Johnson gained fame for being the son of the renowned American actress Taraji P. Henson, but he has made a name for himself as an actor and model. In 2015, he made his acting debut with a small role in the criminal drama “Mislead.” Since then, he has appeared in various movies, including “Little,” “Needlestick,” and “A Girl Like Her.” Additionally, Marcell shared a brief role with his mother in the TV show “Empire.”