Has Cookie Lyon influenced you as a fan? The entertaining character has been named the most influential fictional character in 2015 by Time Magazine.
Everybody loves Cookie on 'Empire', and it's no secret that one way or the other, the hilarious character played by Taraji P Henson has influenced millions of her fans worldwide.
The entertaining character has been named the most influential fictional character in 2015 by Time Magazine.
"With her high-drama scheming and higher-drama wardrobe, the Lyon family matriarch (played by Taraji P. Henson) was the biggest draw on TV’s most popular new show, Empire, luring more than 13 million viewers a week.
In addition to spawning countless memes and catchphrases, she also helped inspire a clothing line at Saks Fifth Avenue. As Cookie herself said, “That’s my name. Take a bite." Time wrote about character.
Taraji plays Cookie Lyon, the outspoken ex-wife and mother of Lucious Lyon's (Terrence Howard) three sons, who served a 17-year stretch in prison for drug dealing.
Taraji won her 1st 'Critics Choice Awards' as Cookie on the Fox hit show.
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