Posts Tagged: empire

Lee Daniels

Lee Daniels In Talks to Direct Billie Holiday Movie

Lee Daniels in talks to direct Billie Holiday Movie.  Ok if anybody can do justice to a biography type movie, it’s Lee Daniels.  After he got critical acclaim for directing the movie Precious, starring Gabrourey Sidibe, and MoNique who won a Oscar for her portrayal as Precious abusive mother, Lee has not slowed down.  Billie… Read more »

Empire Renewed

Empire Renewed For 5th Season

Empire Renewed for 5th Season.  Empire sure was good last night!  Lucius had Shyne killed and it was a OMG moment.  He never saw it coming!  Cookie convinced Pound Cake’s daughter to finally come see her dying mother, and the board is coming for Lucius.  With that said the show has been renewed for its… Read more »

Lee Daniels

Lee Daniels To Produce Lesbian Drama

Lee Daniels To Produce Lesbian Drama.  One thing about Lee Daniels is that he will push the button and will write about and produce movies and television shows that feature content that is controversial but relevant.  This time he is Executive Producing a Drama called “Pimp” starring KeKe Palmer, who is certainly one of my… Read more »

Jussie Smollett

Jussie Smollett to Perform at Essence Music Festival

Jussie  Smollett to perform at Essence Music Festival.  Yep our Jamal (Empire) is making music and with a scheduled tour and a performance at the Essence Music Festival he is taking his music career to the next level.  His new CD “Sum of my music” is getting critical acclaim and taking him around the world. … Read more »

Taraji P Henson says Melinda Gayle is crazier than Cookie Lyon

Taraji P Henson Says Melinda Gayle is Crazier Than Cookie Lyon

Taraji P Henson says Melinda Gayle is crazier than Cookie Lyon. Melinda is the character Taraji plays in the latest Tyler Perry movie, “Acrimony.” Taraji said, “Cookie is a lot more tame, she’s the CEO of a company and now that she’s got out of prison she is reformed. This woman would be on ‘Snapped.’”