Empire Season 5
Empire season 5 started airing on Wednesday, September 26, 2018. Subscribe below for season Five fan alert to get a short reminder email the day of the season finale: Dec 05, 2018. Get a brief email if and when the next season is announced. Make sure to come back to episode.guide where we’ll have season recap and discussion.
List of Episodes
most recent episode S5E9 Had It from My Father
The season consists of 9 episodes.
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Fox Temporarily Suspends Production on Empire | E! News - via Eonline
According to the police report, he was walking on the street when two unknown assailants yelled racial and homophobic slurs at him, they then began to batter Smollett, poured an unknown chemical on him and at one point wrapped a rope around his neck. Smollett self-transported himself to Northwestern Hospital after the offenders fled.
Fox's Empire temporarily halts production due to record cold temps - via Ew
Previously, Empire producer 20th Century Fox Television released this statement about the incident: “We are deeply saddened and outraged to learn that a member of our Empire family, Jussie Smollett, was viciously attacked last night. We send our love to Jussie, who is resilient and strong, and we will work with law enforcement to bring these perpetrators to justice. The entire studio, network and production stands united in the face of any despicable act of violence and hate — and especially against one of our own.”
Chicago police release 'people of interest' photos in 'Empire' actor's alleged attack case - Fox News - via Foxnews
In a statement to Fox News, 20th Century Fox Television and Fox Entertainment said: “We are deeply saddened and outraged to learn that a member of our EMPIRE family, Jussie Smollett, was viciously attacked last night. We send our love to Jussie, who is resilient and strong, and we will work with law enforcement to bring these perpetrators to justice. The entire studio, network and production stands united in the face of any despicable act of violence and hate — and especially against one of our own.”
'Empire' actress Taraji P. Henson receives star on Hollywood Walk of Fame - FOX 11 Los Angeles - via Foxla
Henson's first television appearances came in 1997 on The WB comedies "The Parent 'Hood" and "Sister, Sister." The first series in which she was a cast member was the 2001-04 Lifetime crime drama "The Division."
Ratings: 'Empire' Rebounds From Halloween, Puts Fox Back in First - via Thewrap
For CBS, “Survivor” at 8 scored a 1.6/7 and 7.6 million viewers. At 9, “SEAL Team” got a 0.9/4 and 5.6 million viewers. “Criminal Minds” at 10 had a 0.8/4 and 4.5 million viewers.
Treasure will be an interesting addition to the show because, in a lot of ways, she’s the second coming of Freda Gatz–-a virtually unknown person with an undeniable talent whom the Lyons take under their wing. Only time will tell if, like Freda, she is treated as a disposable commodity once Lucious and the clan are back on top. Jamal returns from London to visit his family and introduce them to Ky, his new boyfriend. While there, he learns the dire condition of his family’s finances and that they still <...> - by Culturess [Jorie Goins]
Giselle: You know, you should be careful with the pits. H & M won’t take that back. Cookie: Too bad you won’t get your money back for that botched face job. I can think of somewhere else you could have used the money. He's a reporter; he's dating a Lyon, so he already has insider knowledge on the family. I'd like to think that Empire would be less predictable, so I hope this kid doesn't wind up writing a tell-all about the family. <...> - by TV Fanatic [Paul Dailly]