FOX has announced that the hit series 'Empire' is coming back for a third season via the Television Critics Association press tour. The series, just getting over a sophomore slump still dominated ratings closing off it's season 2 with a whopping 17.7 Million viewers within the 18-49 age range. Season 1 being the reigning king between the two.
The success of the hit drama series has led to chats about possible spin-offs, however no public announcements have been made to confirm.
"Who knew that playing an ex convict would take me all around the globe?" Says Taraji P. Henson, Empire cast member. After winning her first Golden Globe for best actress in a TV Series for her role as Empire's character "Cookie Lyons". The show Empire was up to bat for the Best TV Drama at the Golden Globes, but lost.
Empire returns for the second half of season March 30th at 9 p.m.