“I’m going to beg him[Eminem] to get on our show,” Brian Grazer says. Fox’s hit show Empire may feature a few very special guests during its second season. Television and film producer Brian Grazer stopped by Good Morning America on Tuesday (April 7) morning to promote his new book, A Curious Mind: The Secret to […]

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Empire The numbers don’t lie, baby : At nearly 17 million viewers, the March 18 finale of Empire ranked as the most watched freshman-season ender since Grey’s Anatomy in 2005. The soapy series about a family hip-hop dynasty is a bona fide hit, so plenty of players deserve attaboys—not just for outranking The Big Bang […]

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If you haven’t heard about Fox’s new show “Empire,” you probably haven’t been paying any attention to pop culture, because it’s by far the most talked-about show of the winter TV season. I’ll admit I haven’t seen every episode, but here are three reasons why the show is successful. STAR POWER I’ve never thought star […]

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NEW YORK (AP) — Jussie Smollett, one of the stars of Fox’s prime-time soap, “Empire,” says he counts his mom as one of the super fans of the series. “She calls me every single Wednesday and I know that we have to stay on the phone at least for 30 minutes to an hour of […]

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FOX’s new hit, hip-hop show “Empire” was a ratings juggernaut this season, but not everyone is a fan. The show follows the ups and downs of fictional record label Empire Entertainment, and now, the real life Empire Distribution claims that Luscious Lyon’s house of hits is infringing on its trademark. In particular, the real life […]

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CREDITS RENDERED BELOW: EMPIRE FOOTAGE and PHOTOS – SOURCE: FOX NETWORKS This is my artistic vent. Hope you all like it =).

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Here’s an example of one of the on-air edits which I created custom review cards for. Taking the promo package further, this time adding footage to the shards to match the VO and integrating review cards. Produced at Fox Design Director: Ian MacRitchie Design & Animation: Dan Pierse

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Empire is one of the most popular new television series. It’s also proving to be one of the most inclusive with its gay content – but not everyone enjoys that part of the show. In the above interview with Daily Xtra, co-creator Lee Daniels talks about a test audience’s negative reaction to a same-sex kiss […]

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Here’s a small compilation of the on-air promo elements I created for Empire. A continuation on from the outdoor marketing, our team shot some incredible footage of exploding records which I treated and composited to create the animations. It was a challenge to create so many unique animations for the toolkit, which is then conformed […]

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Lucious Lyon is hip-hop’s reigning king. How exactly did this “Camelot of Rap” get his start and who is truly the cornerstone of this billion-dollar kingdom? Go all the way back to the late 1970’s when Cookie and Lucious first fell in love and follow the Philadelphia family through the ups and downs of their […]

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Yazz and Jussie Smollett kick off the EMPIRE album signing event in New York City! Get the soundtrack here: http://t.co/ygg1bDtske Subscribe now for more Empire clips: ‪http://fox.tv/SubscribeFOX‬ See more of Empire on our official site: http://fox.tv/Empire Like Empire on Facebook: http://fox.tv/Empire_FB Follow Empire on Twitter: http://fox.tv/Empire_Twitter Like FOX on Facebook: ‪http://fox.tv/FOXTV_FB‬ Follow FOX on Twitter: […]

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Watch Empire Season Finale Episode 12: Who I Am

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