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  • Fox Adds Terrence Howard’s ‘Empire’, Octavia Spencer’s ‘Red Band Society’

    May 7, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Fox liked what it saw in the pilots for Lee Daniels’ hip-hop themed drama “Empire” and Steven Spielberg’s coming-of-age drama “Red Band Society.” The network announced Tuesday that it has ordered both projects to series, reports the Associated Press. Both will be part of Fox’s 2014-15 schedule. Daniels is writing, directing and producing “Empire,” starring […]

  • Macy Gray Joins Fox’s Hip Hop-Themed Pilot ‘Empire’

    Mar 19, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Macy Gray is the latest to join the expanding cast of “Empire,” a hip hop themed pilot for Fox starring Terrence Howard as a rap mogul. Taraji P. Henson stars as Cookie Lyon, the ex-wife of Lucious Lyon (Howard), the head of a record label at the center of the drama. Gray will recur as […]

  • Trai Byers, Grace Gealey Added to Fox Pilot ‘Empire’

    Mar 11, 14 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Trai Byers (“All My Children”) and Grace Gealey have signed on as series regulars for Fox’s hip-hop themed drama pilot “Empire.” The series stars Terrence Howard as Lucious Lyon, a charismatic, savvy music superstar who is about to take his company, Empire Entertainment, public. Byers will play Andre, Lucious’ oldest son, described as a tall, brilliant […]

  • Malik Yoba Joins Terrence Howard, Taraji P. Henson in Fox’s ‘Empire’

    Mar 10, 14 by EURpublisher02 5 Comments

    *Malik Yoba has joined the expanding cast of Lee Daniels’ hip hop-themed Fox drama “Empire.” Terrence Howard stars as Lucious Lyon (Howard), a charismatic, savvy music superstar who is about to take his company, Empire Entertainment, public. Yoba will play Vernon Turner, Lucious’s longtime friend from the streets and business associate who is now the […]

  • Latifah’s Flavor Unit Behind Philly Drama ‘Brotherly Love’

    Nov 13, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Queen Latifah‘s Flavor Unit shingle is releasing “Brotherly Love,” a drama set in the City of Brotherly Love, according to Deadline.com. In West Philadelphia, born-and-raised basketball star Sergio Taylor (Eric D. Hill Jr.) deals with the early pressures of fame. Alongside older brother June (Cory Hardrict), who lost his own hoop dreams to the streets […]

  • Tuesday Snaps: Malika Yoba’s NYC Birthday Party

    Sep 24, 13 by thejasminebrand Leave a comment

    *Last week, actor Malik Yoba held a very intimate dinner presented by Hennessy V.S at the swanky Duane Park in NYC. The actor, who was dressed in a black and white tuxedo, celebrated his birthday by surprising his closest friends and family with a performance. theJasmineBRAND.com was in attendance and watched firsthand, as Malik took the stage and serenaded […]