1: Taraji P Henson's highly anticipated Cookie spinoff faced a major setback.

2: The project was ultimately ditched, leaving fans disappointed.

3: Despite initial excitement, production issues led to its cancellation.

4: Henson had been set to reprise her iconic role as Cookie Lyon.

5: The spinoff was meant to explore Cookie's backstory and future.

6: Unfortunately, the project couldn't overcome its setbacks.

7: Fans were left wondering what could have been.

8: Henson remains busy with other projects in the works.

9: Cookie Lyon's legacy lives on despite the spinoff's cancellation.