Empire (2015– )
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A High Hope for a Low Heaven 

Cookie and Lucious have to work together to protect their children; Jamal wants to get back into the studio; Andre discovers a disciple.

Director:

Mario Van Peebles

Writers:

Lee Daniels (created by), Danny Strong (created by) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Terrence Howard ... Lucious Lyon
Bryshere Y. Gray ... Hakeem Lyon
Jussie Smollett ... Jamal Lyon
Trai Byers ... Andre Lyon
Grace Byers ... Anika Calhoun (as Grace Gealey)
Kaitlin Doubleday ... Rhonda Lyon (credit only)
Gabourey Sidibe ... Becky
Ta'Rhonda Jones ... Porsha
Serayah ... Tiana Brown (credit only)
Taraji P. Henson ... Cookie Lyon
William Fichtner ... Jameson Henthrop
Adam Rodriguez ... Laz Delgado
Bre-Z ... Freda Gatz
Jamila Velazquez ... Laura Calleros
Yani Marin ... Carmen
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Storyline

Cookie and Lucious have to work together to protect their children; Jamal wants to get back into the studio; Andre discovers a disciple.

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Genres:

Drama | Music

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 November 2015 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Quotes

Andre Lyon: Dad, you put me in charge!
Lucious Lyon: No, I put you in place. Don't confuse the two.
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Soundtracks

Empire Opening Theme
Written by Fil Eisler
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