Taraji P. Henson has got to be one of the most coveted stars in Hollywood right now. From leading the Lyon clan in her award-winning role of Cookie on Empire, to 'hidden figure' Katherine Johnson, she is the it woman. 

In a recent interview with The New York Times, Henson says she wants to expand her acting repertoire.

She said, "I would love to be a Marvel superhero."

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She went on to say, "I’m dying to get into some comedy. I think I’m a stronger comedic actress than a dramatic actress. You guys just fell for the drama side.”

 Of course we did, Taraji! During that Hidden Figures monologue we were in our seats like 

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Speaking of which, Marvel Cinematic Universe — get on it and cast Taraji as a Marvel character! 

For starters, she could be:

Monica Rambeau / Capitan Marvel

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We've wanted Monica to be in the MCU for almost..ever. In the next whatever series Marvel wants to do…put her in!! 

Chante Brown / Queen Divine Justice  

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In Black Panther, she is a Wakandan princess and member of Dora Milage. 

Samantha Wilson / Captain America

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In the Spider-Gwen alternate universe, she went to an HBCU (NC A&T) and is a World War II vet who became an agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. 

We've given you the template. Marvel, make it happen! 

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