EmpireFOX Gives Voice to Opera Singer Lauren Michelle

EmpireFOX Gives Voice to Opera Singer Lauren Michelle

Tonight on “Empire” the country will be introduced to Lauren Michelle. And while Los Angeles native Michelle is unknown to most Americans, she is already a celebrity on the world stage. Last year in the BBC Cardiff World Singer competition (think ‘American Idol’ with 350 contestants from around the world) she rose to the top and placed third. She’s currently revered as one of the world’s most well known sopranos. To put things into perspective, … Continue reading

ACTRESS-TURNED AUTHOR TARAJI P. HENSON

ACTRESS-TURNED AUTHOR TARAJI P. HENSON

Golden Globe winner Taraji P. Henson is best known for playing the sassy and brassy Cookie Lyon on Fox’s Empire, but she’s channeled a less-well-known part of her life — her slow climb to the top — in a deeply personal memoir. Around the Way Girl: A Memoir is a candid and brutally honest account of her life, she explained on Good Morning America‘s Robin Roberts on Tuesday, because, “we need each other as humans. … Continue reading

[EmpireFOX] Mariah Carey & Jussie Smollett – Infamous

[EmpireFOX] Mariah Carey & Jussie Smollett – Infamous

Mariah Carey and Jussie Smollett come together for a new track from the Empire soundtrack. Related articles across the web Jussie Smollett: ‘Mariah Is A Professional Diva!’ Mariah Carey on Empire: “No Drama” With Cookie, Says Taraji P. Henson Get The First Look At Mariah Carey’s Guest Roll on Fox’s ‘Empire’ Superstar Producer, Timbaland Leaves Hit TV Series EMPIRE . | Daily Mail Mariah Carey On ‘Empire’: First Look At Megastar Kitty In Season 3 … Continue reading

FOX Network And Empire Hit With Class Action Lawsuit

FOX Network And Empire Hit With Class Action Lawsuit

Viewers might’ve been glued to their screens during the first two episodes of Empire for season 2 after its remarkable success the previous season, concluding with a jaw dropping, two-hour finale. Little did they know what actually took place in order to film the scenes. In season 2’s first two episodes, Lucious (Terrance Howard) was in a juvenile detention center, wearing an orange jumpsuit to match the other inmates and his role. But according to … Continue reading

[EmpireFOX] No More Jamal Lyons?

[EmpireFOX] No More Jamal Lyons?

Actor Jussie Smollett elevated chatter around his situation with Fox‘s Empire, following the show’s dramatic finish Wednesday night (May 11), leaving fans in suspense with a message that on its face reads as a farewell from the popular drama. “I’ve thoroughly enjoyed my time w/ @EmpireFOX. I love you all. Truth. Time 2 make a record & some movies. #Empire,” a caption on Smollett’s Twitter page read. By Thursday afternoon the post had been re-tweeted … Continue reading

Lee Daniels Drops Out of Richard Pryor Biopic

Lee Daniels Drops Out of Richard Pryor Biopic

Oscar nominated filmmaker Lee Daniels became the barer of bad news Sunday, May 9, when it was announced that he was abandoning his role at the helm of the long anticipated Richard Pryor biopic. Sources for the 56-year-old executive producer of Fox‘s “Empire” cited scheduling difficulties as the reason he will be side stepping the project. Past Daniels production partner, the Weinstein Company, have confirmed that they are in search of replacement to begin shooting … Continue reading

@IamBeckyG Surprising Role on ‘Empire’

@IamBeckyG Surprising Role on 'Empire'

Say what you will about FOX’s Empire but the show’s high ratings has helped usher in the career for many potential stars.

Petey Pablo on ‘Empire’

Petey Pablo on 'Empire'

So I’m sure many of you like myself was a little shocked to Petey Pablo on “Empire, especially since there wasn’t much talk about it like many other stars.

50 Cent Hits Back at “Empire” Jab

50 Cent Hits Back at "Empire" Jab

50 Cent’s back and forth with Taraji P. Henson was brought to a bigger stage after the actress’s Empire character “Cookie” took a jab at the rapper during the season two premiere of the hit FOX show. In one scene Cookie can be heard talking to her son Hakeem, telling him: “50 Cent’s still taking jabs at us. Look at what he wrote on the ‘gram. Thirsty ass.” Fif shot back with an actual Instagram … Continue reading