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  • ‘American Idol’ Ratings Even Lower Without ‘Empire’

    Mar 26, 15 by Cherie Saunders 6 Comments


    *Without “Empire” to wait around for, ratings for Wednesday’s “American Idol” went into free fall. Two weeks ago, when “Empire” was on fire, “Idol” pulled almost 10 million viewers and a 2.7 in the key 18-49 demo (the most important measure to advertisers). Last night “Idol” dropped to a mere 8.34 million total viewers, and […]

  • ‘Empire’ Highest Rated Freshman Finale Since ‘Grey’s Anatomy’

    Mar 23, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *“Empire” is still making news, nearly a week after airing the final episode of its freshman season. Per Deadline.com, we learn today that in Live + 3 ratings, the Fox drama’s March 18 finale drew 21.1 million viewers (8.4/27) making it the highest-rated freshman finale since the first season finale of “Grey’s Anatomy” on May […]

  • ‘Empire’ Season Finale Hits New Ratings High

    Mar 19, 15 by EURPublisher01 6 Comments


    *”Empire” dropped the mic on its historic season last night by hitting yet another ratings high. According to Deadline, Fox’s smash hit reached 16.5 million viewers, up 10% from the 14.9 million who tuned in the week before. You already know, the show has managed to grow its total audience every week since its premiere, […]

  • ‘Sleepy Hollow’ Renewed for Season 3

    Mar 18, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Nicole Beharie can breathe a sigh of relief. She and her cast members will remain employed another year on Fox’s “Sleepy Hollow,” as Fox has renewed the supernatural drama for an 18-episode third season, reports Variety. Clifton Campbell (“The Glades” creator) will takeover as showrunner, stepping in for Mark Goffman, who exited the show, as […]

  • Taraji P. Henson on Cookie’s Outfits: ‘She’s 17 Years Behind the Curve’

    Feb 25, 15 by Cherie Saunders 5 Comments


    *You can’t tell Cookie she ain’t fly. And that term “fly” goes right along with the “Empire” character’s dated ensembles, according to the actress who plays her. “She’s caught in a time warp a bit; she’s kind of 17 years behind the curve in fashion sometimes,” Taraji P. Henson said in interviews this week. “She’s trying […]

  • ‘Empire’ Hits Another Ratings Milestone With Latest Episode

    Feb 19, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *It’s a broken record at this point, but its sweet music to the folks at Fox, learning that ratings for its piping hot breakout hit “Empire” rose yet again in its seventh episode, setting another high bar for its live-plus-same-day showing, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The latest high has “Empire” passing the lofty 5.0 […]