Lee Daniels Hints At Possible ‘Empire’ Spin-Off: Cookie Lyon Prequel

Looks like Empire‘s Cookie Lyon could be getting her very own prequel series. According to creator Lee Daniels, he thinks its a definite possibility. Nothing is in the works so far, but Daniels told Television Critics Association’s (TCA) during press tour in Beverly Hills that he’s seriously considering a spin-off that focuses on a younger version of Taraji P. Henson’s character. Hit the jump for more.

(Video) Mariah Carey Receives Her Walk Of Fame Star, Lee Daniels Hints At ‘Empire’ Cameo

Wednesday, Mariah Carey was honored with a star on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame. During the ceremony to honor Mariah, LA Ried, Lee Daniels and Brett Ratner all made speeches to celebrate. During Lee Daniels speech, he made a very special announcement that Mariah will be joining Fox’s hot series ‘Empire.’ Hit the jump for more.

(Photos) Lee Daniels Announces Tyrese Joins ‘Empire’ on Season 2

All of Tyrese’s online campaigning paid off, on Thursday July 9th Lee Daniels took to his Instagram to announce Tyrese would be joining the cast of Empire for season two! Fans have been also requesting for a sort of Baby Boy reunion between Taraji P. Henson and Tyrese on Empire since the show began. Daniels has finally obliged. Find out details and who else is joining the cast for season 2 after the jump!

(Check The Video) Okay Now! Taraji P. Henson Shows Us What She’s Twerkin’ With In A Bikini!

It looks like Taraji just cannot stop twerking! The actress recently partied it up in Vegas for Memorial Day Weekend with the author of Empire, Lee Daniels. He took to his Instagram page to share a video at a pool party in Vegas of our beloved “Cookie” getting her twerk on in a skimpy bathing suit. “She’s troubled…#Deeplytroubled #SMH #IAintShitForThis @TarajiPHenson,” Daniels wrote as the caption for the video. Her skills are pretty impressive, too! Also in attendance at the party was comedian Kevin Hart, his fiancee Eniko and many others. Check out Taraji twerkin’ it below!

(Photos) LADIES: The Lyon Brothers Of “Emprie” Cover Essence Magazine

Ladies, attention … pick your jaws up off the floor and peep this. FOX’s breakout hit, Empire is coming back full-throttle. Not only has Lee Daniels announouced its musical guests and acting features for season two, but the Lyon Brothers, – Hakeem, Jamal and Andre – have landed themselves on the cover of Essence magazine’s June issue. Four separate covers of Essence shows the guys as a collective and then Jussie Smollet, Bryshere “Yazz” Gray and Trai Byers have their own individual covers. Check it out.

Lee Daniels Says Oprah & Common Are Planned To Appear On Empire Season 2!?

Lee Daniels has announced that Oprah & Common are planned to appear on Empire Season 2. Read more on the story below!

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