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  1. '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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  2. 'Empire' Co-Creator Danny Strong on Taraji P. Henson, 'Empire's' Appeal

    8:29 am 4/9/2015

    Strong tells THR he'll be at the taping of 'Saturday Night Live' hosted by Henson this weekend and reveals why he thinks his show has become such a hit.Read more

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  3. L.A.'s Soho House Turns 5: Membership Rejections, Success Secrets Revealed in Oral History

    9:00 am 3/27/2015

    For the first time, on the private club's fifth anniversary in L.A., the key players reveal how they made it a success, why the Real Housewives will never get in and the vague rules for which creative types do make the cut: "The very worst people ... doubled our satisfaction in rejecting them."Read more

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  4. 'Empire' Postmortem: EP Danny Strong on Ending the Season the "Polar Opposite of Where It Began"

    7:00 pm 3/18/2015

    The co-creator talks with THR about the events of the hip-hop drama's finale and hints at what's ahead. Read more

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  5. 'Empire' Cast, Creators Pick the Quintessential Songs of Season 1

    7:00 am 3/18/2015

    From "No Apologies" to "You're So Beautiful," find out if your favorites match up with those who make the show.Read more

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  6. 'Empire': Mo'Nique Says She Was First Choice to Play Cookie, Danny Strong Responds

    6:03 am 3/5/2015

    The 'Empire' co-creator is #SettingRecordStraight.Read more

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  7. '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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  8. '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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  9. New Fox Chiefs Reveal Reboot Plan: "We're Not Looking to Do Smaller, Dark Programming"

    9:00 am 1/7/2015

    Fox TV Group chairmen Dana Walden and Gary Newman start the year with a loud launch ('Empire'), turn to the town's top behind-the-scenes talent (hello, Ryan Murphy) and dismiss predecessor Kevin Reilly's cable envy: "We're looking to have big, broad commercial hits"Read more

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  10. Fox Orders Lee Daniels' Hip-Hop Drama, Octavia Spencer's 'Red Band Society' to Series

    3:28 pm 5/6/2014

    UPDATED: The network has added two more dramas to its roster for the 2014-15 broadcast season. Read more

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