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  • Tyrese Reveals Why He Wasn’t on Season One of ‘Empire’ (Watch)

    Mar 28, 15 by Deron Dalton 2 Comments

    *Tyrese Gibson expressed interest in reuniting onscreen with Taraji P. Henson on her hit show, “Empire,” but he told HuffPost Live exactly why it hasn’t happened yet. “I was supposed to be on season one of ‘Empire,’ and I was in and out of court fighting for a personal matter with my 7-year-old, so I […]

  • HRTS Gathers Lee Daniels & Other Top Creators for its Annual Hitmakers Luncheon

    Mar 28, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *Los Angeles, CA, – The Hollywood Radio and Television Society, the entertainment industry’s premier information and networking forum, will host The Hitmakers as part of its Newsmaker Luncheon series on Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at The Beverly Hilton (in Beverly Hills, CA). Panelists include Lee Daniels, Co-Creator and Executive Producer of FOX’s “Empire;” Jill Soloway, Creator and […]

  • Malik Yoba Gets An Apology From Blogger Who Spread Drug Rumors

    Mar 27, 15 by Qwest7 1 Comment

    *Malik Yoba has officially put an end to all the hoopla associated with rumors he was fired from “Empire” because he was abusing drugs. The entertainer set the record straight on the rumors during an appearance on “TMZ Live,” revealing that he spent money to find the blogger who was behind the false rumor, which […]

  • Visitors Slam theGrio.com for Pitting Lee Daniels vs. Tyler Perry in Op Ed

    Mar 23, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *The success of “Empire” is something you can’t ignore. So much so that theGrio.com is examining Fox’s ratings juggernaut with Tyler Perry’s small screen successes with shows like “The Haves and the Have Nots.” Citing “Empire’s” recent season finale, the opinion piece, the site mentions that “Empire” co-creator Lee Daniels has improved upon Perry’s “all […]

  • Mo’Nique Joins ‘NOH8’ Campaign; Wants Public Chat with Lee Daniels

    Mar 21, 15 by Qwest7 13 Comments

    *Going to bat for equal rights and her upcoming film “Blackbird,” Mo’Nique has joined the “NOH8” campaign. The Oscar winner and her husband-manager Sidney Hicks are among the latest celebrities to tape their mouths shut to pose for pictures promoting campaign, which is rooted in marriage, gender and human equality. The couple released a joint […]

  • ‘Empire’s’ Malik Yoba: ‘Fox Said Someone Needed to Die in the Finale’ (Watch)

    Mar 19, 15 by EURPublisher01 6 Comments

    *So it’s Fox’s fault that Vernon Turner had to die on “Empire.” Or was it ultimately Lee Daniels’ decision? Malik Yoba still doesn’t know who exactly green lighted the demise of his character. He Skyped into “TMZ Live” this afternoon and explained that he was in Ferguson, Mo. setting up a screening of “Empire” to raise money […]