Empire (2015– )
Season
1
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Pilot (7 Jan. 2015)

TV Episode  |  TV-14  |   |  Drama, Music


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Lucious Lyon, told he has a terminal illness, needs one of his family members to step up and take over his company. Meanwhile his ex-wife, recently released from prison, has plans of her own.



  • Taraji P. Henson and Trai Byers in Empire (2015)
  • Terrence Howard in Empire (2015)
  • Bryshere Y. Gray in Empire (2015)
  • Jussie Smollett and Bryshere Y. Gray in Empire (2015)
  • Gabourey Sidibe in Empire (2015)

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At one point, Cookie compares Anika to Halle Berry. The series' co-creator, Lee Daniels, produced Monster's Ball (2001), the film for which won Berry the Academy Award for Best Actress.

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Genres

Drama | Music

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Release Date:

7 January 2015

Language

English


Country of Origin

USA

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