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Wendy Williams: I Would Be Happy To See Terrence Howard Exit 'Empire'

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 10.05.2015 | Black Voices

  As the ratings for episode two of “Empire” took a dip from its premiere episode, network executives might want to listen ...

'Empire' Drama: Taraji P. Henson And Terrence Howard Clash On Set

In Touch | Brennan Williams | Posted 10.02.2015 | Black Voices

Sources exclusively reveal to In Touch magazine that Empire co-stars Taraji P. Henson and Terrence Howard have been clashing on set — and it's ...

'Empire' Returns, And Not A Minute Too Soon

The Huffington Post | Maureen Ryan | Posted 09.23.2015 | Entertainment

In its second season, “Empire’s” stilettos are sharper, its gloss is glossier and its enjoyably soapy turns are even larger than li...

There's A HUGE Twist In Jimmy Fallon's 'Empire' Parody

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 09.23.2015 | Comedy

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9 Performances By 'Empire' Stars Before They Were TV Royalty

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 09.22.2015 | Black Voices

Songs like “Drip Drop” and “You’re So Beautiful” became big hits during "Empire's" first season, and with the show retur...

More Drama, More Music Promised As 'Empire' Returns

Reuters | Brennan Williams | Posted 09.20.2015 | Black Voices

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Lee Daniels Defends Terrence Howard's Domestic Abusive Past

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 09.17.2015 | Black Voices

The “Empire Effect” is in full swing as fans gear up for next week's return of the popular Fox series. The Hollywood Report...

Terrence Howard Tweets He’s Still Attached To Wife Miranda

EurWeb | Brennan Williams | Posted 08.31.2015 | Black Voices

Despite much drama with his ex-wife Michelle Ghent and talk of him secretly divorcing third wife Mira Pak, Terrence Howard looks to still be linked t...

'Empire' Will Make You Scream In Season 2

The Huffington Post | Maureen Ryan | Posted 08.09.2015 | Entertainment

The plans for the second season of “Empire” sound as though they came straight from Cookie Lyon herself: “We’re here to f**k ...

Terrence Howard Snuggles With Newborn Son Qirin Love | Posted 06.21.2015 | Entertainment

Ready to take over his empire! Terrence Howard's newborn son, Qirin Love, is all kinds of adorable....

Maureen Ryan

'Wayward Pines,' David Duchovny's 'Aquarius' And New Dramas To Watch (And Avoid) | Maureen Ryan | Posted 05.13.2015 | Entertainment

There are a bunch of mystery-laden dramas premiering in the next few weeks, and rather than burden you with individual reviews of each one, I thought ...

Madonna Finds Terrence Howard In The 'Ghosttown' Video's Apocalyptic Rubble

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 04.08.2015 | Entertainment

Madonna has been quick to say that "Ghosttown" -- the second single from "Rebel Heart" -- is about the apocalypse, so it makes sense that the video fi...

'Empire' and 'Freakshow' Are More Similar Than You Think

David Toussaint | Posted 05.30.2015 | Entertainment
David Toussaint

If Freakshow ended with a too convenient mass-murder, Empire was just as much to blame for a reverse-illness scenario. When you're trapped in a script corner, erase those pesky plot traps. The audience won't care.

'Empire' Casting Director Reveals The Real Reason For The Show's Success

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 03.10.2015 | Black Voices

As Fox’s hit television series “Empire” continues to draw major ratings and attract notable celebrity guests, co-creator Lee Daniels has piqued ...

WATCH: Terrence Howard Blames Oprah For His Awkward Oscar Fumble

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 03.09.2015 | Black Voices

Terrence Howard’s emotional introduction for the Best Picture nominees during last month’s 87th annual Academy Awards left many viewers bewildered...

50 Cent Shares His New Thoughts On Fox's 'Empire'

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 03.04.2015 | Black Voices

Following a series of social media comments comparing the marketing campaign of Fox’s “Empire” to his Starz series, “Power,” it appears 50 C...

Ilene Chaiken, Empire Executive Producer, Gives Details About the Most Explosive Episode Yet

Dustin Fitzharris | Posted 04.27.2015 | Gay Voices
Dustin Fitzharris

I talked with Chaiken, who created The L Word, which ran on Showtime from 2004 to 2009, about Empire and the role that gay characters play on TV today.

Taraji On 'Empire' Obama Backlash: 'I'm Glad You're Mad. Do Something About It'

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 02.25.2015 | Black Voices

--“Empire” star Taraji P. Henson responds to backlash stemming from the hit show’s second episode where her on-screen son calls President Ob...

Taraji P. Henson Reveals The Secret Behind The 'Empire Effect'

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 02.11.2015 | Black Voices

The success surrounding Fox’s breakout series “Empire” has prompted the network to renew the show for a second season following its second episo...

Why ‘Empire' Gets Bigger Every Week

The Daily Beast | Kevin Fallon | Posted 02.04.2015 | Black Voices

Cookie is the greatest character to have slithered across our TV screens in a very long time. Might we say ever? It’s the way Taraji P. Henson sp...

'Empire' Star Explains Why Television Is The Place To Find Diversity

Posted 01.29.2015 | Black Voices

The growing Hollywood trend of a-listers making a transition from the silver screen to television has attracted the likes of Charlie Sheen, Ashton Kut...

This Is How Terrence Howard Filmed His Most 'Difficult Scene' In 'Empire'

Posted 01.12.2015 | Black Voices

FOX’s new series, “Empire,” has drawn a great deal of attention leading up to its television premiere this week. The show, which centers aro...

Terrence Howard Talks New FOX Series Empire

Danai P. Maraire | Posted 03.09.2015 | Black Voices
Danai P. Maraire

Lee Daniels and Brian Grazier's new offering Empire, a television drama dealing with a hip hop family dynasty, stars Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson as an embittered and formerly married couple vying for the control of a thriving music corporation.

Maureen Ryan

So Far, There's Only One Reason To Watch 'Empire' | Maureen Ryan | Posted 01.07.2015 | Entertainment

"Empire" is being marketed as a bold, original show from high-profile artists, but it feels strangely tentative in its first episode. And if I may...

Five Perfect New Year's Lessons I Learned from Lee Daniels in Dubai

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 02.28.2015 | Entertainment
E. Nina Rothe

Just in time for the ideal reflections on the new year ahead, I sat down with filmmaker Lee Daniels on a terrace overlooking the splendid Arabian Gulf during the recent Dubai International Film Festival.