Taraji P. Henson is set to star in What Men Want a gender bent take on What Women Want.
Henson would play a female sports agent who has been constantly boxed out by her male colleagues. When she gains the power to hear men’s thoughts, she is able to shift the paradigm to her advantage as she races to sign the NBA’s next superstar.
Henson is currently appearing in Season 4 of Fox’s Empire and is set to star in action film Proud Mary. Paramount Pictures will release the film with Will Packer and James Lopez producing with a scheduled release Jan 11, 2019.