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Here’s Why Lee Daniels Cast A White Woman As The Lead In Fox’s ‘Star’

The 'Empire' director says he employed a white, female lead in his upcoming drama series because the country "needed healing."

News

Lee Daniels To Direct New Documentary On Legacy Of The Apollo Theater

Lee Daniels is directing is set to direct a new documentary on The Apollo Theater and is looking for submissions.

Features

Pepsi Is “Ready To Go” With Jussie Smollett As Their #NextPepsiArtist

Following the footsteps of emerging artists and icons like Michael Jackson and Beyonce, Pepsi has chosen the 'Empire' actor to be the face of their…

Movies & TV

Don’t Be Surprised If An ‘Empire’ Spinoff Hits Your TV Screen In 2016

The folks at FOX said they're definitely open to a character spinoff of the hit show, 'Empire.'

Movies & TV

Taraji P. Henson Lets Cookie Out Of The Jar In ‘People’ And ‘Harper’s Bazaar’

The "P" must stand for perfection as 'Empire' queen Taraji P. Henson reigns supreme in magazines this month. In 'People' magazine and 'Harper's Bazaar,' she…

Entertainment

Lee Daniels Confirms Tyrese Will Appear On Season Two Of Empire

First Kelly Rowland, now Tyrese? Empire is pulling out all the stops this season.

Movies & TV

Kelly Rowland Will Play Lucious Lyons’ Mother On ‘Empire’ Season Two

Kelly Rowland is now playing Luscious Lyon's mama.

Movies & TV

‘Empire’ Co-Creator Lee Daniels Shares Behind-The-Scenes Photos For Season 2

Spoiler alert! Empire co-creator Lee Daniels posted teasers of season 2, months before its release on FOX (Sept. 23). By his seventh day of shooting,…

Movies & TV

Taraji P. Henson’s Audition For ‘Empire’ Lasted Less Than A Minute

Taraji P. Henson was destined to be Cookie Lyon. In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, executive producer of Empire, Danny Strong, revealed that Henson received…

Movies & TV

Lee Daniels And Jussie Smollett Receive Death Threats For ‘Empire’s’ Gay Storyline

Two key players of 'Empire' received death threats for the show's "gay storyline."

Movies & TV

Lee Daniels Gets The Cover Treatment For ‘The Hollywood Reporter’

The 'Empire' co-creator chopped it up with the creators of other major TV dramas.

News

After Some Begging, Eminem Might Be On The Next Season Of ‘Empire’

Empires' producer Brian Grazer is going hard to get Eminem on the show.

Movies & TV

Terrence Howard And Taraji P. Henson Disagree About Using The N-Word On ‘Empire’

One 'Empire' star would like to use the N-word, one would rather not.

Movies & TV

Oprah And Common Will Appear On Season Two Of ‘Empire’

Lee Daniels just made it even harder for you to wait for season two of Empire.
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