Empire

According to Fox executives, Jamal Lyon will not return to Empire for season 6. The network released this statement, “By mutual agreement, the studio has negotiated an extension to Jussie Smollett’s option for season 6, but at this time there are no plans for the character of Jamal to return to ‘Empire.'” Since the city of Chicago […]

Chicago’s mayor and police superintendent are not happy about Tuesday’s surprise decision to drop all charges against Empire actor Jussie Smollett. Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson was reportedly ‘furious’ with the news, which he allegedly learned about only when the news went public. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel lashed out as well, declaring it a “whitewash of […]

Because of all the scandal with Jussie’s alleged attack, Empirehas decided to slash Jussie’s screen time on the upcoming season of Empire. According to sources, Jussie was supposed to have 9 scenes and a big musical number in the second to the last episode, but now 5 scenes have been cut including the musical number. Because of […]

The defendants claim they suffered psychological damage and were denied medical attention when Fox taped the hit show at their detention center.

Nia Long insists there’s no bad blood between her and Taraji P. Henson. Despite reports of a showdown between the two actresses on the set of Empire, Nia told TMZ.com today. when cameras spotted her crossing the street (and nearly getting run over), paparazzi asked about the rumored complaint supposedly leveled against by the show’s […]

Nia Long has kept a pretty low-pro since rumors began to spread that the actress has been having issues getting along with the cast and crew of Empire, especially the show’s star, Taraji P. Henson. But judging by her Instagram, it appears that Miss Long may be sending a subliminal message about the diva rumors. […]

There’s word that the alleged beef between Taraji P. Henson and Nia Long on the set of Empire might be completely made up. The rumor mill went nuts when reports that the drama of Empire spilled into real life when Taraji and Nia were facing off on the set. According to TMZ.com last week, Nia […]

Popular Black-led shows such as ABC's Black-ish and HBO's Insecure are bringing in great viewership, and not just from Black people.

Johnthany Walker was apprehended and charged with vehicular manslaughter, reckless endangerment, and reckless driving.

The latest season of the FOX hit series Empire is already off to a great start, as the storyline for the current third season is filled with the twists, turns and drama that we have come to love and expect from the show. Additionally, the guest stars for this season have been top-notch as well, […]

Empire's server gets hacked and all hell almost breaks loose until Andre saves the day, but with his best interests in mind.

Although the media has come a long way with representation of people of color on screens, there’s still work to do. Earlier this week, Variety published a list of Hollywood actors & their respective per-episode salaries, but unfortunately, minority actors make considerably less than white actors. According to reports, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson commands a whopping $400,000 per […]