After Carol Hardaway discovered her sister, Cookie Lyon, murdered her then-boyfriend and the daddy of her youngsters, she relapsed and started utilizing medication once more. In Empire Season 6 Episode 14, Carol unveiled a secret the present deemed because the “most shocking reveal of the season.” Fans are torn over the confession as some consider the sisters have been in the fitting, and others suppose they went too far.
[SPOILER ALERT: This article comprises data launched in Season 6 Episode 14
Cookie finds out her sisters’ ‘snitched’ on her in ‘Empire’ Season 6 Episode 14
After Cookie Lyon (Taraji P. Henson) and Candace Mason (Vivica A. Fox) discovered their youngest sister, Carol Hardaway (Tasha Smith), in her home relapsing on medication, they determined to drive her to rehab.
Through flashbacks, viewers perceive that the three sisters grew up with out their mom as she ran out on them after they have been pre-teens. Because they didn’t have a mother, the sisters all the time thought they needed to defend one another.
Therefore, Cookie referred to as the cops on Candace’s son when he abused her, and killed Carol’s then-boyfriend and father of her youngsters, Durrell, as he was additionally beat the youngest sister and their youngsters.
Candace and Carol additionally tried to take care of the center sister after they notified the police about Lucious Lyon’s (Terrence Howard) drug business. They wished to get Cookie away from that way of life and thought her drug-dealing boyfriend and father of her three boys would get locked up.
Instead, Cookie took the wrap for Lucious and spent 17 years in jail whereas he raised their youngsters and constructed his profitable music label, Empire. After believing her drug cash is what helped Lucious begin the business, he flatly knowledgeable her earlier within the season that it meant nothing as he obtained the funds elsewhere.
Therefore, her sisters’ admission damage the Bossy Media accomplice much more as a result of she by no means needed to go away her household within the first place.
Fans react to the ‘most shocking reveal of the season’
Many viewers have been divided over the shocking confession as some felt her sisters have been solely attempting to guard her, and others thought they went too far. One Twitter person admitted they have been dumbfounded to search out out her sister’s “snitched” as they “blamed Lucious for Cookie spending 17 years in prison.”
Another believes Carol and Candace “ain’t worth s**t” and that Cookie ought to “cut them off.” On the opposite hand, a number of questioned if the Bossy Media accomplice was “being a hypocrite” as she killed Carol’s boyfriend to guard her, and the sisters referred to as the cops to avoid wasting Cookie.
Many don’t blame the sisters for what they did as a result of they have been attempting to get Lucious locked up, nobody instructed Cookie to take the wrap for him. Some consider it’s the absence of their mom that triggered the sisters to really feel the necessity to regularly look out for one another, even when they overstepped their boundaries to take action.
One fan referred to as this “the best episode yet” and thinks the collection will finish “with a bang we can’t even predict.” Who is behind the surprising murders of Cookie and Lucious? Watch Empire Wednesdays at 9 p.m. EST on Fox to search out out.