Empire Season 2 Release Date
“Empire” is a musical drama TV series, premiered on FOX on January 7, 2015. The show focuses on a hip-hop dynasty, created by Lucious Lyon and his record company titled “Empire Entertainment” (whence the show’s name). The series’ star is Terrence Howard. The show’s creators are Lee Daniels and Danny Strong, while Timbaland serves as a musical producer of the series.
The TV show received principally positive reviews from critics. It has an approval rating of 80% on Rotten Tomatoes, with an average rating of 7.1 out of 10, while on Metacritic the show has a score 69/100. The pilot episode of the TV series drew 9.9 million viewers, whereas a finale of the series has been viewed by 17.62 million viewers. According to statistics, 71% of the show’s audience consist of Afro-American. The series was nominated for numerous awards and won three nominations. On January 17, 2015, FOX has renewed “Empire” for a second season, consisting of 18 episodes.
“Empire” TV Show Brief Overview
The protagonist of the TV series Lucious Lyon (Terrence Howard) is a well-to-do CEO of a successful hip-hop music record label. Learning about a terrifying diagnosis (known as ALS), Lucious decides to find a successor of his music empire among his own sons. His former wife and mother of three children Cookie Lyon (Taraji P. Henson) was jailed for 17 years, convicted of drug dealing. Now, after releasing from prison, Cookie also claims her rights for Lucious’s music empire.
Season 2 Release Date
As mentioned above, on January 17, 2015, FOX has renewed “Empire” for a second season, the premiere of which is slated for September 23, 2015. Fortunately, thanks to our notification system, we may notify you about “Empire” season 2 release date. Don’t miss the premiere! Subscribe to our notifications.