What’s Happening In Hip-Pop: “Empire” Renewed For 2nd Season, “Walking Dead” Prequel In The Works, & More (DETAILS)

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Good news for all you Empire fans, the hit show has already been renewed for a second season.

Though it’s only aired two episodes, the series, which stars our favorite girl Taraji P. Henson and the man Terrence Howard, got the green light from FOX execs. Entertainment Weekly reports:

The move is partly surprising (in that it’s very unusual for a broadcaster to renew a series so fast, though it occasionally happens on cable) and yet not given the show’s stunning ratings this week. Empire‘s premiere episode tied How to Get Away with Murder as the season’s highest-rated series debut among adults 18-49. The second episode then stunned the industry by rising in the ratings — which is a very rare occurrence, especially after a strong debut (Empire is the only drama to rise in Week 2 this season).

The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore debuted last night on Comedy Central…

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