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Woman Claims "Empire" Character Based on Her Story

A woman named Sophia Eggleston is suing Lee Daniels, creator of ‘Empire’ for $300 million. She claims Daniels used her life story as a basis for the character Cookie on the show. Eggleston supposedly wrote an autobiography and gave it to a screenwriter who showed it to Daniels in 2011. http://goo.gl/4HYXme #CelebrityNews

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