Former Empire actor Jussie Smollett begins his trial today after he alleged a racist and homophobic attack two years ago against him in downtown Chicago.  Watch as he describes the incident in detail. His family walked alongside him this morning as he entered the courthouse for jury selection. The trial comes not as a result […]

  Chicago police have uncovered new information in the Jussie Smollett case and the culture is giving him the side-eye.  TMZ is reporting that the two brothers that were arrested as suspects in the attack were released after they told Chicago police that they were paid to attack Jussie.  Both brothers, Able and Ola, worked […]

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Cookie struggles with not doing the most as she recovers from her heart attack, but her family makes sure she gets the rest that she needs.

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Cookie races to save Lucious from psycho Claudia, Jamal and Dre are tormented souls, and more.

Our favorite Wednesday night guilty pleasure is back with vengeance. Cookie, Lucious, Hakeem, Andre and Jamal are picking up where season four left off and there’s enough drama to satisfy your hump-day thirst. But you can’t go into season five without a full recap of season four. Watch this clip for primer and get a […]

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The moment finally comes when Jamal is forced to deliver fade to Warren, but the moment may come back to bite him.

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The Dubois Family plays extra dirty as Hakeem faces the fight of his life in the custody battle over Bella.

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Claudia confirms her feelings for Lucious, Cookie fights to keep her spot with the board, Hakeem fights for Bella and more.

The Lyons blissfully celebrate Bella's first birthday until Angelo Dubois shows up and ruins the fun.

The "Empire" star is grieving the death of her 16-year-old four legged friend.

Lucious is going to put his entire family out of the house and Cookie will do battle with Mrs. DuBois when Empire returns next month. Season 4 of Empire is going to keep us on the edge of our seats when it debuts on September 27 at 8 p.m. on FOX. A promo for the upcoming […]

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