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  1. Marisa Tomei Joins 'Empire' Season 2

    1:00 pm 7/2/2015

    The Oscar winner will recur as a demanding venture capitalist.Read more

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  2. 'Empire' Co-Creator Lee Daniels Inks Overall Deal With 20th TV

    11:30 am 6/29/2015

    Daniels will develop, write, direct and supervise new projects for the studio.Read more

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  3. Taraji P. Henson Is the American Dream

    11:57 am 6/25/2015

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  4. '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

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  5. 'Empire': Chris Rock Jokes About Terrence Howard's Domestic Violence Allegations During Season 2 Shoot

    9:07 am 6/24/2015

    "Terrence punched him in the stomach by accident," and Rock then jabbed lightheartedly, "I don’t know if it was an accident — he does have a reputation!"Read more

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  6. Taraji P. Henson Hospitalized for Exhaustion

    7:31 pm 6/19/2015

    "God has a way of saying, 'You're doing too much!' " posted the actress on Instagram.Read more

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  7. Emmys: Jon Hamm Reveals His Major Oops Moment on Set of 'Kimmy Schmidt'

    9:00 am 6/19/2015

    And that's just one funny story recalled by 14 A-listers — from Jennifer Hudson on 'Empire' to Laura Prepon on 'Orange Is the New Black' — who made guest star appearances on various shows this season.Read more

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  8. 'Empire' Showrunner: How a Petite, White Lesbian Became the Boss of a Hip-Hop Drama (Guest Column)

    10:00 am 6/15/2015

    Ilene Chaiken, a veteran of 'The L Word' whose musical taste is more Joni Mitchell than Schoolboy Q, was picked by Lee Daniels to run Fox's hit show. She shares her story with THR.Read more

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  9. Lee Daniels on 'Empire': "Black People Hate White People Writing for Black People. It's So Offensive"

    9:00 am 6/12/2015

    "I don't know what gives me more pleasure: watching my story unfold or going in and watching a roomful of black people talking for me."Read more

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  10. Taraji P. Henson on 'Empire' Role: "Cookie Scared the Hell Out of Me"

    10:00 am 6/11/2015

    "If we do it well, if we handle it well, then it's going to force people to have conversations that they are afraid to have, and that's what art is supposed to do."Read more

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