Jacque Reid talks to Sophia Eggleston, the Detroit woman who claims she’s the real Cookie Lyons and is suing Lee Daniels for $300 million for allegedly using her likeness in the Fox hit show, Empire.
Similarities between her and and Cookie:
“Her prison time and when she got out of jail, my two sisters were murdered, her cousins were murdered. My brother was gay. I used to be a drug pin and turned my life around.”
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‘The Real Cookie Lyons’ Is Suing Lee Daniels For $300M, Proves Similarities was originally published on blackamericaweb.com