In December 2020, Taraji revealed through her Facebook Watch series, Peace of Mind with Taraji that she thought of going for suicide during the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.
As a director, Taraji made her feature film debut with Two-Faced. She also produced and acted in the movie.
Taraji had hosted the 2020 American Music Awards in November 2020.
She appeared as Ann Atwater, a civil rights activist in Durham, in the 2019 drama film, The Best of Enemies.
She considers acting a spiritual experience.