Tag Archives: Fox

  • ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’s’ Terry Crews: ‘You’ve Never Seen Cop Shows Quite Like Us’

    Dec 8, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment


    *When he’s not busy hosting “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire” or writing a book about manhood… Terry Crews is busy being THE man on the set of his Fox series “Brooklyn Nine-Nine.” The show about a police precinct full of colorful cops has been as much of a hit among viewers as it is with critics. […]

  • Timbaland, Terrence Howard Go Behind the Music on ‘Empire’

    Dec 3, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment


    *Listening to Timbaland and Terrence Howard gush about the role music will play in their upcoming Fox series “Empire,” it may need its own acting credit. “Music is the very soul of ‘Empire,’ says Howard, who plays record label head Lucious Lyon. “It’s all based upon music and its appreciation and its ability to translate […]

  • Jada Pinkett Smith on Getting ‘Quite Ridiculous’ for ‘Gotham’ Role

    Dec 1, 14 by Cherie Saunders 2 Comments


    *Comic book fans can be intimidating, and Jada Pinkett Smith has run into her share of opinionated Batman connoisseurs while playing boss lady Fish Mooney in Fox’s “Gotham.” “The fans are so enthusiastic, and they’re so smart, and they’re very clear,” Smith told us, emphasizing the word “clear.” “They know what this world is, and […]

  • Taraji P. Henson: “‘Empire’ is ‘Sopranos’ Meets ‘Dynasty’ Meets Hip Hop”

    Nov 28, 14 by Cherie Saunders 3 Comments


    *Taraji P. Henson is giving out more details about her upcoming Fox series “Empire” ahead of its Jan. 7 premiere. “It’s about this dysfunctional family,” says the actress, who plays the ex-wife of a record label mogul (Terrence Howard) with a drug-dealing past. “Lucious Lyons and Cookie Lyons, who were married, they birthed three sons. And […]

  • Octavia Spencer’s ‘Red Band Society’ On Its Last Leg

    Nov 28, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Fox has decided to end production on its freshman drama series “Red Band Society” and not continue past its original 13-episode order, reports Deadline. The network has stopped short of canceling the hospital teen drama starring Octavia Spencer. Fox will air episode 10 (its winter finale) on Wednesday, Dec. 3, but it’s now unclear when the […]

  • Timbaland Recaptures His Youth for Fox Drama ‘Empire’

    Nov 19, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment


    *Before Timbaland’s senses were insulted by Lifetime’s Aaliyah biopic last weekend, the producer spoke at length about his new gig as the songwriter and song producer for Fox’s upcoming drama “Empire.” As previously reported, the series from Lee Daniels and Danny Strong stars Terrence Howard as the head of an influential hip hop label. After […]