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‘Empire’ to End With Season 6 on Fox

Empire's song is ending. Fox on Monday revealed that the previously announced sixth season of Empire would indeed be its last. News that the Lee Daniels and Danny Strong drama would close up shop was part of Fox's fall schedule release, which sees the Taraji P. Henson and Terrence Howard starrer move from its home […]

TV Ratings: ‘Modern Family’ Hits Finale Low, ‘Empire’ Ends Season With Uptick

'Modern Family' had its lowest-rated finale ever on Wednesday, May 8, while the season enders for 'Empire' and 'Star' improved a bit for Fox.

‘Empire’ Renewed for Season 6 as Jussie Smollett’s Future Remains in Limbo

Fox has renewed its drama series 'Empire' for a sixth season, but it will continue without actor Jussie Smollett — at least at the outset.

Jussie Smollett Exits ‘Empire’ — for Now — on Upbeat Note

Jussie Smollett made his final appearance of the season on Wednesday's episode of 'Empire,' since the show's executive producers previously announced that the final two episodes would not include Smollett's character, Jamal Lyon.

‘Empire’ Cast Pens Letter in Support of Jussie Smollett Returning to Fox Drama

Terrence Howard, Taraji P. Henson and the rest of the 'Empire' series regulars have penned a letter to the network, studio and series producers in support of embattled castmember Jussie Smollett.

Prosecutors Drop Charges Against Jussie Smollett; “I’ve Been Truthful and Consistent,” Actor Says

All charges have been dropped against 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett, his legal team told The Hollywood Reporter on Tuesday. "I have been truthful and consistent," he says in first statements.

Lee Daniels Opens Up About “Pain and Anger” Over Jussie Smollett Controversy

Lee Daniels, the creator behind Fox's 'Empire,' on Wednesday opened up about the Jussie Smollett scandal in a social media post.

TV Ratings: ‘Empire’ Returns Lower, ‘Whiskey Cavalier’ Slips

'Empire' returned from its winter hiatus to lower ratings on Wednesday, March 13, falling behind 'Survivor' in adults 18-49.

Robin Roberts Revisits Jussie Smollett TV Interview: “It Was a No-Win Situation”

ABC News' Robin Roberts spoke about her 'GMA' sit-down with Jussie Smollett and the red flags that arose before and after at The Cut's Brooklyn event on Monday.

Chicago Police Chief: “There’s a Lot More Evidence” to Support Jussie Smollett Staged Attack

Jussie Smollett has maintained he is innocent, but Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson on Monday told 'GMA's' Robin Roberts there is "a lot more evidence" to support that the 'Empire' star staged his attack.

Jussie Smollett Out of Last Two ‘Empire’ Episodes to Avoid “Disruption on Set”

Jussie Smollett will not appear in the final two episodes of 'Empire's' fifth season following his arrest, the show's executive producers said Friday.

‘Empire’ Team Debates Bringing Jussie Smollett Back as Others Question Salary Motive

Sources familiar with Jussie Smollett's deal on Fox's 'Empire' — for which he was recently paid $125,000 per episode — say that he never expressed dissatisfaction with his rich compensation.