The 2nd half of Empire’s second season is off with a bang and it seems Lee Daniels finally got the writing back on track!
[READ: RECAP: Empire Season 2, Episode 11 (FULL VIDEO)]
Episode 12, ‘A Rose By Any Other Name’ aired last night (April 7, 2016), and it certainly drew fans back in with a slew of musical performances and a surprising ending.
Camilla sinks her claws into Hakeem, the acting Empire CEO, while the rest of the Lyon family members try to get him back on their side; Jamal gets backlash from his fans; Rhonda and Andre’s marriage is tested.
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Empire returned with a vengeance last night (March 30, 2016).
Lucious declares he will do anything to regain his power, but Cookie has her own ideas; a major tragedy changes the lives of the Lyon family.
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Sheree Whitfield of The Real Housewives of Atlanta and Taraji P. Henson of Empire are rocking variations of the same Balmain gown.
Henson rocked the authentic version, which is sold via Balmain Paris, a few weeks ago on the red carpet of the NAACP awards, while Sheree is rocking what some feel is a knockoff version of the designer gown on the RHOA reunion show.
[READ: RECAP: RHOA Season 8 Reunion (Part 1) + Watch Full Video…]
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Empire aired the 8th episode of it’s 2nd season last night (November 18, 2015).
[FLASHBACK: Recap: Empire Season 2, Episode 7 + Watch Full Video]
This week’s episode is titled ‘My Bad Parts’ and it featured a musical rap battle between Lucious Lyon’s new rapper Freda Gatz (aka TasiaLoaf), and his son Hakeem.
Lucious, eager to assert his power, releases a rap by Freda challenging Hakeem as his heir. Not to be outdone in Lucious’ eyes, Hakeem fires back at Freda with a rap battle challenge that could put Lyon Dynasty’s future in danger.
Meanwhile, Cookie gets a special visit from her spitfire sister, Candace (guest star Vivica A. Fox), Jamal is working on landing a major sponsorship deal and Anika receives some life changing news.
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Jussie Smollett, renowned actor of FoxTV’s hit show Empire and face of Sean John?s Fall/Holiday 2015 Dream Big Campaign, made an appearance at Macy?s Lenox Square in Atlanta, Georgia last Saturday (November 14, 2015).
In light of Sean John?s ‘Dream Big’ Campaign, which features young influencers living out their dreams far beyond limitation, the brand partnered with the Boys and Girls Club of Atlanta in selecting ten deserving kids to meet the campaign star.
Smollett, who truly exemplifies the meaning of the ‘Dream Big’ concept through his many accomplishments, presented a check to the organization to further support their efforts.
Also during the event, Atlanta?s City Councilman Kwanza Hall presented Smollett with a proclamation to the city of Atlanta (one of the highest honors presented to esteemed residents and visitors to the city).
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aired the 7th episode of it’s highly anticipated second season last night (November 11, 2015) and as I look at the Empire hashtag in Twitterland, it seems like everybody is just as confused about what this episode was about as I am.
This week’s episode is titled ‘True Love Never’ and the official synopsis is as follows:
Lucious explores the possibility of partnering with Jago,?the founder of a streaming music company, as he maps out a plan to turn Empire into a global music monolith; at the same time, Andre struggles to find a balance between his newfound values and demanding career. Elsewhere, Hakeem molds Laura into a star and Cookie pushes to get Lyon Dynasty involved in a major televised charity concert.
What have we learned from this episode? Let?s try to decipher it shall we?
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