‘Empire’ Goes Through Some Major Changes in Preview Clips

‘Empire’ the TV show had some much needed good news last week. The show had the number one ranking rating last week for adults 18-49! Unfortunately for Cookie Lyon, there was no good news for her on the show. Hakeem took over as CEO of Empire, and that’s exactly what Camilla wanted.

In this first preview clip, Jamal (Jussie Smollett) and assistant Becky (Gabourey Sidibe) are confronted on the streets by the LGBTQ community, whose not too happy with Jamal’s relationship choices. The group decides to do a flash mob to parody “Drip Drop”:


Cookie (Taraji P. Henson) knows that in order for a music artist to make money, they need to tour. She wants to bring Tiana (Serayah McNeill) out on tour, unfortunately, Camilla (Naomi Campbell) and the rest of the board now need to approve of anything for the artists:


Finally, Hakeem (Bryshere Y. Gray) is in charge and he is in full takeover mode. In this clip, he displays Empire’s new logo, a play on Lucious (Terrence Howard) face logo.


How will Jamal deal with his ex-fans? How long will Cookie be able to deal with Camilla? How long will Hakeem’s reign last? Find out on Empire Season 2 Episode 11 called “A Rose By Any Other Name” airing tonight, April 6, 2016, at 9:00 PM ET on FOX.