Tag: Empire

Empire Finale Ratings Adjust Up Again!

Empire The ratings for the season finale of Empire adjusted up once again as Neilson reports confirms more than 21 million viewers tuned in, a far cry from the 16.7 million previously reported.   (more…)

Is Taraji or Terrence More Deserving of The Accolades of Empire Success?!?

Taraji or Terrence?
Taraji or Terrence?

Many have attributed the success of Empire to Taraji P. Henson aka Cookie, but in my opinion; it’s Terrence Howard who’s most deserving of the accolades.  His ability to capture the essence of Lucious Lyon in the most natural way has led the show.  No doubt Taraji (a great actress in her own right) has had her moments but Terrence has consistently delivered performances which totally embody the idiosyncrasies you would imagine his character to have.   (more…)

Empire Finale Recap! (Full Video)

Empire Finale
Empire Finale

The “Empire finale” was too good for words.  There were so many poignant moments in Part 1 and 2; however, no one needs to wonder why Vanity Fair named Jussie Smollett a gay icon.  His character has given the LGBT community a voice that no one before him has.  (more…)

Empire Season Finale Sneak Peak!

EmpireOkay, I definitely had a “duh” moment during last week’s episode of “Empire,” thinking for sure Lucious Lyon said he fathered baby Lola just to deflect the killer from Jamal.   Now it turns-out to be true at least Jamal and Hakeem think so.  (more…)

Who Is: Kehinde Wiley

Kehinde Wiley & Thelma Golden @ Brooklyn Museum
Kehinde Wiley & Thelma Golden @ Brooklyn Museum

Kehinde Wiley (38) is a contemporary artist born in Los Angeles, California to a Nigerian father and American mother.  His paintings fuse history and style in a unique and contemporary manner.  You may recall seeing his work in the last episode of “Empire” just before Camilla and Lucious entered the study.

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‘Empire’ Star Jussie Smollett Claps Back at Fan!

Jussie Smollett
Jussie Smollett

‘Empire’ star Jussie Smollett must now know the price of fame as the haters are trolling his page, but this Christian woman probably didn’t expect Mr. “You’re So Beautiful” to say all this.  Take a look at the exchange between Two of God’s children, if you will.  (more…)