Taraji P. Henson Cleans House After 'Empire' Failure
Taraji P. Henson recalls firing her team after her successful run on Empire, due to lack of post-show opportunities and support.
Henson emphasizes the importance of knowing one's worth and not settling for less in the entertainment industry.
Following her role as Cookie Lyon, Henson appeared in Muppets Haunted Mansion and shared her struggles with pay disparity and lack of opportunities.
Henson continues to star in various projects, highlighting the ongoing challenges faced by Black women in the industry.
The actress expresses the need for fair compensation and support for herself and her team, highlighting the financial pressures and disparities in the industry.