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  1. 'Empire's' Taraji P. Henson Breaks Down Cookie's Quest for Closure

    7:00 pm 1/28/2015

    The actress talks with THR about the central Lyon relationship and Cookie's own musical talents.Read more

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  2. 'Empire's' Black (Ratings) Power: How Fox's Targeted Marketing Paid Off


    10:00 am 1/28/2015

    Nearly two-thirds of the drama's 18-49 viewers are African-American as the network lures an underserved audience that is "broad and niche at the same time."Read more

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  3. 'Empire's' Taraji P. Henson on Cookie's Careful Planning, Loyalty and Greatest Vulnerability

    11:19 pm 1/26/2015

    The actress talks with THR about the universal appeal of the hip-hop soap and Cookie's second chance.Read more

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  4. 'Empire': How Lee Daniels Made TV's "Black 'Dynasty' "

    9:00 am 1/7/2015

    The 'Butler' filmmaker tackles such heavy subjects as homophobia and mortality in his 'King Lear'-meets-'Godfather' musical hip-hop dramaRead more

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  5. Will Fox Score Another 'Glee' With 'Dynasty'-Style Hip-Hop Soap 'Empire'?

    2:30 pm 10/31/2014

    The network that launched 'American Idol' and the studio that birthed 'Glee' team up with Columbia Records and Timbaland, but will it produce stars and sales? Read more

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  6. Watch Intense New Trailer for Fox's Hip-Hop Drama 'Empire'

    11:00 pm 10/24/2014

    Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson star in Lee Daniels' midseason soapRead more

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  7. Box Office: 'No Good Deed' Easily Beats 'Dolphin Tale 2' With $24.5M

    7:22 am 9/14/2014

    James Gandolfini's final film, 'The Drop,' comes in a strong No. 6 despite playing in only 809 theatersRead more

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  8. Box Office: 'No Good Deed' Races Past 'Dolphin Tale 2' With $8.8 Million Friday

    2:54 pm 9/12/2014

    Elsewhere, "Guardians of the Galaxy" becomes the first movie of the year to hit $300 million in North AmericaRead more

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  9. Box Office Preview: Can 'Dolphin Tale 2,' 'No Good Deed' Save the Day?

    1:55 pm 9/10/2014

    James Gandolfini's final film, 'The Drop,' also debuts in select theaters this weekendRead more

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  10. Larry Wilmore Caps Big Week for Black TV Stars

    5:46 pm 5/9/2014

    "The Minority Report" host becomes the latest black lead on the small screen, joining a rapidly growing roster of talent on newly ordered primetime series.Read more

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