Taraji P. Henson's Audition for Cookie Lyon

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Taraji P. Henson's Audition for Cookie Lyon 5
James recalls the time he bumped into Taraji P. Henson, before the two auditioned for the role of Cookie Lyon on Empire. Featuring an appearance by Bryshere Gray.


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"The streets weren't made for everybody. That's why they made sidewalks" 😂 😂 😂

Author — James Johnson

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I felt like she hurt my feelings and I wasn't even there😁😁

Author — joseph robinson

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Curious how much of this was scripted and how much was improvised ‘cause Taraji went IN... 😳 🤣

Author — Courtney C.

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Cookie is her alter ego just like Sasha fierce is Beyonces lol

Author — S.C Fitness

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Why James looks like someone’s grandma that goes to church

Author — Joe’sclip

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"..."
James: LUCIOUSSSS
Me: *DYING LAUGHING WHEEZES*

Author — lovelynights 《》

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"Fake dumb Winnie the Pooh man" 😂😂😂😂😂😂it got me

Author — Alpha Sinn

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SHE CALLED HIM " BOO KITTY, BOY I FELL ON THE FLOOR😂😂😂😂😂😂

Author — TAZZI'S UNIVERSE DFWREVIEWSANDMORE

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I don’t know who I’m more scared of...Taraji or Cookie 😳

Author — Aroosa Javaid Khan

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She deserves an Oscar just for this skit 🙌🏻

Author — Nini Camorlinga

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I’m here again in March 2020 and I laughed just as hard lol

Author — Loving Memories

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The streets weren’t made for everybody that’s why they made sidewalks so moss like you can grow! Stay in yo lane!!!😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂 #cookieisms

Author — nakea simone

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“WERE YOU A TREE!?” Always takes me out

Author — chris Ez

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Lmbo.. when he started cursing her out he sounded hella american

Author — Angie baby

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taraji just roasted, toasted, hard boiled, steamed, fried, sizzled, baked, whatever you wanna call it, the mess out of him😂😂😭😭

Author — Just Another ARMY

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James was roasting, but taraji went all cookie on him.

Author — QueenCurlyHead_YT ji

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The was he yells "Lucious!!" 😂😂😂❤

Author — UmberBlush

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“Who you reading for”...

**snatches off wig** “Hakeem! You got a problem with that?”...

😂😂😂

Author — Shamere Leonard

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Rumor has it James got the role of Hakeem

Author — chris Ez

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No it’s not in the script it’s real life and WE’S LIVIN’ IT!

Author — Adrianne Holyfield