Posted by | Ray Cornelius

Keep your ENEMIES close and your FAMILY closer…

A new trailer has emerged of the upcoming series, EMPIRE starring Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson.  The new Lee Daniels’ project follows a family-run-hip-hop dynasty governed by Lucious Lyons (Howard), who is attempting to take his record company, Empire Entertainment public. Henson plays Howard’s ex-wife, Cookie Lyons, who spent some time in prison for drug trafficking.
Rounding out the cast is Gabby Sidibe, Malik Yoba, Jussie Smollet, Gladys Knight and Naomi Campbell. Timbaland is also on board as a songwriter and music producer for the series which will feature original and current music.

Check it out below:

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