1: Taraji P. Henson stars in Empire as Cookie Lyon.

2: Co-stars include Terrence Howard and Jussie Smollett.

3: Empire spinoff focuses on Cookie's backstory.

4: Cookie's dynamic relationships captivate audiences.

5: Empire's success paves way for new spinoff.

6: Show explores Cookie's rise to power.

7: Cookie's fashion sense sets trends in Empire.

8: Audiences await the premiere of Cookie spinoff.

9: Taraji P. Henson's portrayal of Cookie resonates with fans.