Watch actress' response to rumour that she's auditioning for "Empire"

Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde has the perfect humorous reply to rumours that she's auditioning for FOX hit series "Empire."

Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde

How do you respond to rumours that you're auditioning for a role in one of TV's biggest shows? Here's how Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde handled it.

During a press conference in Ghana, the actress was asked about rumours ("circulating in the U,S) that she's auditioning for a role in Fox's hit show

Laughing it off, the award winning actress give the perfect response.

"Is that a rumour in Ghana? " the actress asked."Oh U.S? Maybe they want me to be in "Empire." But then they would have to remove Taraji, because I'm a diva, I can't share space with her," she added.

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'Empire' is a TV series that revolves around Hip-hop artist and CEO of Empire Entertainment, Lucious Lyon, and his family.

The series stars Terrence Howard, Taraji P. Henson, Jussie Smollett, Grace Gealey, Ta’Rhonda Jones, Kaitlin Doubleday, Bryshere Y. Gray among others.

Recently, Taraji P Henson won the undefined

Do you think Omotola will make a good "Cookie?"

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