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Cookie Lyon, A New TV Feminist Icon?

Empire has become one of the most successful dramas on American TV, focusing on a hip hop dynasty and the power struggle within the family who runs it. 308 more words


Empire Co-Creator DENIES Offering Mo'Nique Role As "Cookie"

There has been a lot of going back and forth this week about Queen of Comedy, Mo’Nique, starring in the hit show, Empire. In a recent interview, … 54 more words


Empire's Jussie Smollett Signs Record Deal With Columbia Records

Being a part of the hottest show on TV is just the tip of the iceberg for super talented actor Jussie Smollett.

In a recent interview with… 275 more words


7 facts about ‘Empire’ star Trai Byers you probably didn’t know

Trai Byers is one of the actors on Empire, one of the hottest shows out. As we watch the drama from week to week, we see more of his character, Andre Lyon, who struggles with trying to take over the family business while he copes with bipolar disorder. 233 more words


The dawn of a new hip-hop Empire

By Osarugue Otebele (Hollis F. Price Middle College High School)

Suspense, talent, drama: These three words explain the new FOX drama Empire. From the same broadcasting company that has brought us Prison Break and New Girl, comes a new show about ex-thug Lucious Lyon (Terrence Howard) and ex-con Cookie Lyon (Taraji P. 248 more words