The feisty character, Cookie brought to life by actress Taraji P Henson has become a favourite for the several million fans of popular TV series, Empire.
Taraji brought all her sassy royalty to the September issue of Entertainment Weekly where she talked about how playing Cookie has been and how she juggled Empire and new movie Hidden Figures in which she plays real-life NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson, among other things.
Speaking about Cookie who she describes as her alter ego, she said, Cookie has all kinds of fans, all. I get it. She’s my alter ego — we all need a Sasha Fierce [Beyoncé’s alter-ego].”
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