Mary J. Blige and Taraji P. Henson, both 51 years old, are living their best lives! Singer “Real Love” and No good deed the actress was seen living it on a yacht in Sardinia, Italy on Thursday, August 4. Mary swings a bright yellow, almost no string bikinis, and her long hair is braided down her back. She wears makeup with chunky bracelets and bracelets. Taraji wears a pastel-colored bikini, with high tops. In one photo, longtime friends chatted together on an inflatable raft with glasses of wine as they chatted. In other moments, they appear to be laughing and dancing on the yacht.
While the two are now fast friends, it wasn’t always the case. Every HipHollywood through the Nicki Swift, the duo didn’t start off on the right foot. The charming actress It is reported that she is a big fan and wants to meet Mary at a Grammy Party in 2000. However, Mary allegedly “Turn her back” and put out a “wave of rejection.” Taraji says she’s grateful that they later became friends. “I must have said, ‘Thank God’ at least a dozen times,” she said.
In 2009, they co-starred in Tyler Perry‘S I can do bad all by myself, and the rest is history for the famous BFF’s! While presenting the Icon Award to Mary at Billboardsof the year 2017 Women in Music Award, Taraji says Mary has a “gift.” “She sings from her heart,” Taraji said. “You know that every word she sings… she’s been through. The fact that she is brave enough to share her truth and help so many people overcome their broken hearts, or lift so many people… it’s a gift. “
Mary responded to the praise when her best friend got a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in January 2019. “You are a total inspiration to me,” Mary said. “We meet people in the industry and they are not kind. I never had a friend that I could call while on set and say, ‘How do I do this as an actor’ and you helped me when I needed help. And in my mind that is rare, because people don’t share and you share. So thank you for being a giver and a sharer.”