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Mariah Carey will make a guest appearance on “Empire” in an episode that will air Oct. 5. The 46-year-old singer has long been rumored to be making a cameo appearance in the musical drama series — which was created by her friend Lee Daniels — and it has now been confirmed. According to a press release, Carey will play Kitty, “a…

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I love Taraji P. Henson. I spent my formative years in Washington, D.C., as a student at Howard University, so I know that girl. You know her too, the buried innocence reflected in her hopeful gaze, masqueraded by an esoteric southern drawl that screams bravado while at the same time having the ability to evoke…

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“Empire’s” leading lady, Taraji P. Henson, hit the Time Nightclub in Chicago Oct. 31 for the Hennessy V.S at the Empire Halloween Party. The actress dressed as a frisky cheetah for the occasion, which mirrored the catty personality of Cookie Lyon, the character she plays on FOX’s hit show. She donned a wild honey blonde…

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The new season of “Empire” is going to feature more guest stars than ever before and promises to be even more explosive than the show’s monstrous freshman season. And now it’s been revealed that one of the guest stars to look forward to this year is legendary actress Vivica A. Fox. According to Entertainment Weekly,…

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“How can you watch that crap?” a colleague asked me. Her word choice revealed her disdain, rather than her curiosity. She wasn’t really asking about my interest in Empire, she scorned me for watching. I’ve been asked similar questions about related issues, in both social settings and professional circles. Whether responding to questions or critiques about…

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Terrence Howard has been a tabloid mainstay for years, thanks to his unending relationship problems, and things got worse over the past few months as Howard has faced both financial problems and abuse accusations during the divorce settlement with his ex-wife, Michelle Ghent. Now, a report claims that Howard’s personal issues are affecting his work…

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Taraji P. Henson stole everyone’s heart this year with her tough as nails, sharp-tongued, but still loving character of Cookie Lyon on Fox’s hit show Empire. Although her character is loved by many, Henson recently commented that she “hates” Cookie. In a new interview with the Hollywood Reporter, Henson spoke about Cookie’s massive appeal with…

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There’s no denying that the breakout character of Fox’s hit hip-hop drama, “Empire,” is Taraji P. Henson’s character, Cookie Lyon. Cookie’s street smarts, swagger, and slick tongue have made her an instant favorite among fans.. In a recent interview with Vogue, Henson says she draws inspiration for Cookie from some of her favorite female emcees. “Is she…

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