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  1. 'Empire' Co-Creator Danny Strong Signs Overall Deal With 20th TV

    11:00 am 6/16/2016

    The Emmy winner will write, direct, supervise and develop new projects for the studio.Read more

  2. Zoey Deutch Joins Danny Strong's J.D. Salinger Drama

    12:15 pm 3/9/2016

    She will appear opposite Nicholas Hoult, who plays the famous author in the upcoming film.Read more

  3. 'Empire' Co-Creator Shoots Down Mariah Carey Appearance, Talks Season 3

    8:12 am 1/16/2016

    "None of those people are going to actually be on the show," Danny Strong told THR about rumored appearances by Mariah Carey and Oprah Winfrey on the hip-hop drama.Read more

  4. 'Empire': Meet the Writers Behind Broadcast's Biggest Hit

    6:50 pm 9/16/2015

    The backstories on the 15 voices who drive Fox's hip-hop soap.Read more

  5. 'Empire's' "Batshit Crazy" Behind-the-Scenes Drama: On the Set of TV’s Hottest Show

    7:00 am 9/16/2015

    It's TV's soap opera within a soap opera, a show so big even Lucious Lyon couldn't dream it up, with an A-list guest-star roster (Chris Rock as … a cannibal?), hints of a tour, a spinoff and Lee Daniels' defense of Terrence Howard: "He ain't done nothing different than Marlon Brando or Sean Penn."Read more

  6. 'Empire' Co-Creator: "Everyone Wanted to Play Cookie, Even Our Executives"

    10:30 am 6/25/2015

    Danny Strong on writing black characters with co-creator Lee Daniels ("I think initially he was apprehensive") and developing the show’s powerful breakout female lead.Read more

  7. 'Empire' Cast Gifted With Rolexes, But Jussie Smollett Won't Be Wearing His

    10:00 am 5/23/2015

    The actor tells THR why he still has yet to put the bling on his wrist.Read more

  8. Jeffrey Katzenberg, Vince Gilligan, Alex Gibney, More Reveal Their Favorite Books

    10:00 am 5/14/2015

    Big Hollywood names divulge their real-life page turners — some from the past, others fresh from the shelf.Read more

  9. Lee Daniels, Damon Lindelof, A-List Writers on Race, Ignoring Critics, an 'Empire' Axing

    9:00 am 5/11/2015

    Six hit show creators, from 'House of Cards' to 'Good Wife,' gather for a heated, candid talk that reveals the state of opinion on Hollywood's touchiest subjects.Read more

  10. 'Empire' Co-Creator Danny Strong on Taraji P. Henson's 'SNL' Debut: "She's a Comic Genius" (Video)

    9:43 am 4/9/2015

    "I think she was a perfect choice. She's a comic genius, so I'm sure she's gonna kill it."Read more

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