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Empire 

TV-14 | | Drama, Music | TV Series (2015– )
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A hip-hop mogul must choose a successor among his three sons who are battling for control over his multi-million dollar company, while his ex-wife schemes to reclaim what is hers.
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Cookie tries to move forward with Angelo while struggling with guilt over her run-in with Lucious; Leah looks for Tariq's help in taking down Anika; Jamal and Tory team up in the studio.


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When Lucious announces his new project, Cookie vows to dethrone him, igniting an epic battle; Jamal befriends a fellow musician in rehab; Hakeem and Tiana fight Nessa for a spot in the ...


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Series cast summary:
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 Lucious Lyon (41 episodes, 2015-2017)
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 Hakeem Lyon (41 episodes, 2015-2017)
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 Jamal Lyon (41 episodes, 2015-2017)
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 Andre Lyon (41 episodes, 2015-2017)
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 Anika Calhoun (41 episodes, 2015-2017)
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 Cookie Lyon (41 episodes, 2015-2017)
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 Porsha (38 episodes, 2015-2017)
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 Becky (37 episodes, 2015-2017)
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 Rhonda Lyon (36 episodes, 2015-2016)
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 Tiana Brown (35 episodes, 2015-2017)
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 Chicken (28 episodes, 2015-2017)
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 Freda Gatz / ... (23 episodes, 2015-2017)
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 Employee / ... (22 episodes, 2015-2017)
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 Thirsty Rawlings (18 episodes, 2015-2017)
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 Office Employee / ... (17 episodes, 2016-2017)
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Lucious, the founder and CEO of a successful record label has been diagnosed with ALS. He must choose one of his three sons to take over the company when he dies. Meanwhile, his ex wife and co-founder, Cookie, has been released from prison and wants to reclaim her rightful place in the company. Written by Jennifer Holmes

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Their reign. Their rules. (Season 3) See more »

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Drama | Music

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Untitled Danny Strong/Lee Daniels Project  »

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Macy Gray was initially cast in a recurring role in Season 1 as Tasha, a woman having an affair with Hakeem but her storyline was written out. See more »

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Referenced in Mike & Mike: Episode dated 15 October 2015 (2015) See more »

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Wait Up For Season 2 !
8 August 2016 | by See all my reviews

Empire is one of the best shows out there and what makes it the best is it's uniqueness out there. Yeah there are a bit of clichés in it but that doesn't prevent it from having a strong plot. And please watch season 2 completely before reviewing it. Plus it got a lot of cool songs too.

Empire is one of the best shows out there and what makes it the best is it's uniqueness out there. Yeah there are a bit of clichés in it but that doesn't prevent it from having a strong plot. And please watch season 2 completely before reviewing it. Plus it got a lot of cool songs too.


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