FOX's 'Empire' - Season Two

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We all know Taraji’s Character Cookie on the show “Empire” speaks her mind and doesn’t “bite her tongue”.

Well in a recent interview Taraji is opening up about what it’s like to film Empire in the middle of all this Jussie Smollett drama.

Well according to ET Taraji said not much has changed…

“It’s a great atmosphere and I’m excited” for the rest of the Empire season”.

“Cookie’s on a really emotional roller coaster this year. “She’s finding herself.”

If you don’t know Jussie Smollett has been indicted on 16 felony counts but dude maintains he’s not lying so he pledded “not guilty”.

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