1: Despite fan excitement, the Empire spinoff with Taraji P. Henson as Cookie has been canceled by Fox.

2: The anticipated spinoff, set to air in 2024, won't be moving forward, much to the disappointment of Empire fans.

3: Taraji P. Henson's role as Cookie was beloved by audiences, making the news of the spinoff cancellation even more disappointing.

4: Details surrounding the decision to cancel the Empire spinoff starring Taraji P. Henson as Cookie remain unknown.

5: Fans were eagerly looking forward to seeing Cookie Lyon's character continue in the Empire spinoff series.

6: The Empire spinoff's cancellation is a blow to fans who were hoping to see more of Taraji P. Henson as Cookie.

7: Fox's decision not to move forward with the Empire spinoff starring Taraji P. Henson as Cookie has sparked disappointment.

8: Despite the cancellation, Taraji P. Henson's portrayal of Cookie in Empire will always be remembered by fans.

9: Empire fans will have to bid farewell to the idea of seeing Taraji P. Henson reprise her iconic role as Cookie in the spinoff series.