Fox TV’s Empire is bringing the HEAT this season… figuratively and literally!
This week’s episode is titled ‘The Rise of Sine’ and the popular hip-hop drama shocked fans as one of it’s main characters took a bullet and was left bleeding on the red carpet.
Hakeem struggles to find a place for his fiancé, Laura, in his career and family; Cookie reveals the truth about Freda’s father to Jamal; Jamal makes a sacrifice for Lucious.
While common sense would lead us to believe that it’s virtually IMPOSSIBLE for a main character to get killed, Jussie Smollet has hinted that he just might be gone for good!
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Empire continues it’s 2nd season with the Lyon’s picking up the pieces after recovering ownership of the family business.
[READ: RECAP: ‘Life Lessons’ Revealed on EMPIRE Season 2, Ep12 ‘A Rose By Any Other Name’ + Watch Full Video… ]
This week’s episode of Empire is titled, ” “The Tameness of a Wolf,” and the family seeks to rebuild what they lost after the hostile takeover that nearly tore their business right from under them. Now that Mimi and Camilla are history, the Lyons are back in business but things are still tense between Lucious and his three sons.
Tensions rise between Lucious and his sons; Lucious recreates a traumatic interaction with his mother for a new music video; Tiana and Laura fight to be spotlighted during the Mirage a Trois tour.
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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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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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NEWSFLASH! Empire‘s 2nd season is rounding out it’s 5th week with some good news, their ratings slump is finally on the rise!
[FLASHBACK: RECAP: Empire Season 2, Episode 4 + Watch Full Episode (VIDEO)]
After facing 4 straight weeks of declining ratings, Fox Network’s hit series showed an increase in viewers this week. 12.3 million people tuned in this week for the fifth episode of Empire season 2, ending their 4 week ratings slump.
Looking at the night’s entertainment programs, “Empire” averaged a 4.8 rating/15 share in adults 18-49 and 12.28 million viewers overall from 9 to 10 p.m., up a tick from last week for the show’s first week-over-week gain of the season. It was also up 4% from its fifth episode of its rookie season. “Empire” was especially dominant in adults 18-34, where its 4.4 rating/17 share more than doubled the No. 2 program on Wednesday, ABC’s “Modern Family” (1.9/7). (source)
Empire remains the top rated show on Wednesday night.
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