Empire Recap: Season 2 Episode 9

We start this episode of Empire in the City of Brotherly Love, with Cookie and Candice still hunting for Carol. Also, I don’t know how I missed this last episode but apparently Cookie’s real name is “Loretha.” Yeah, I would have gone with “Cookie” too. The sisters are having no luck tracking Carol down so […]

Empire Recap: Season 2 Episode 8

We start this week’s Empire with Lucious publicly anointing Freda Gatz as his “son” and heir to his musical throne. Freda calls out Hakeem at a showcase with hard-hitting lines like “you’re just Daddy’s little girl”. Riveting stuff I tell you. Hakeem and Laura are trying to take their relationship to the next level when […]

Empire Recap: Season 2 Episode 6

I spent most of this week’s episode of Empire asking myself what the hell was going on. This one was a doozy, even by Empire standards. But let me not get ahead of myself…. We start the episode just after Hakeem’s kidnapping and Cookie is sent a ransom video of youngest son tied up and […]

Empire Recap: Season 2 Episode 5

This week on Empire, we open with all charges against Lucious being dropped. He celebrates by releasing a cell phone shot video telling everybody to “kiss [his] ass”. Never change Lucious. Andre has been welcomed back into the fold and he’s been put in charge of Empire’s ‘Gutter Life’ offshoot label. Gutter Life will house […]

Empire Recap: Season 2 Episode 4

This week with our friends over at Empire, things start off with a bang with the offices of Empire being raided by the F.B.I. As Jamal croons in the background, we see the Feds completely ransacking the offices to find any information they can on Lucious’ nefarious activities. Jamal is apparently so fascinating that he […]