Drama series Empire season 1 tells the story of a Lyon family, that is directly relating to the hip hop culture. In the center of the show - Lucius Lyon - head of Empire music label. Once he learns that he's incurably ill - he has only three years of life. During this time, it is necessary to establish a relations with his two sons and decide which of them will become his successor and will receive management of the company. And at this moment his former wife Cookie is released from prison. She also claims to possess label Empire and will fight for it until the end. When creating tv show Empire 2015, the authors largely focused on the life story of American rapper JAY Z. He grew up in a very poor family, did not know his father, but has managed to become not only famous and rich by building his own record label Empire. In the series sounds like an authentic and specially recorded music Timbaland for this project.
Original Title: Empire season 1
Cast: Terrence Howard, Malik Yoba, Taraji P. Henson, Jussie Smollett, Trai Byers, Grace Gealey, Kaitlin Doubleday, Gabourey Sidibe