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Nicki Minaj is a force to be reckoned with in the music industry — and soon, she'll be taking over your TV screen!
It's been announced that the Anaconda rapper is set to executive produce and appear in a brand new ABC Family comedy series based on her life!
The upcoming scripted series will follow the hitmaker's life in Queens, New York, where Mizz Minaj grew up after moving from Saint James, Trinidad and Tobago!
A development executive at the cable network had this to say about the upcoming comedy series:
UPDATE 1:01 PM EST: Empire received HUGE ratings as it had 16 million total viewers tuning in Wednesday night for its Season 2 premiere! The hip-hop drama nabbed a 6.5 rating/20 share in the important 18-49 demographic.
Even though it didn't live up to season one's finale that had 16.7 million people watching, it's still EXTREMELY high for a debut. In comparison, season one's premiere only pulled in 9.9 million viewers! Keep it up, Cookie and Lucious!
Everyone's favorite hip-hop drama returned last night and it was a DOOZY!
The episode started with a three month time jump which lead to a whole lot of drama!
Cookie (Taraji P. Henson) tried to scheme her way with the help of Mimi Whiteman (Marisa Tomei) to stage a hostile takeover! Lucious of course stopped this by going behind Cookie's back — he's a sneaky SOB even from jail!
But the most shocking part of the episode came when [SPOILER ALERT]
Kelly Rowland Is Guest Starring On Season Two Of Empire — As Terrence Howard's Mother?? See The Emotional First Image HERE!
The songstress is set to guest star in season two of the FOX megahit — and she's definitely showing her maternal side!
The former Destiny's Child member will be playing Leah, the mother of Lucious Lyon AKA Terrence Howard!
Rowland will be featured in several flashback scenes in the season premiere of the hip-hop drama, seen (above) comforting her child who will later grow up to run Empire Entertainment!
Since it's a drama, we're sure that the Think Like A Man actress's scenes will shed a lot of light on Lucious' past and why he became the man he is today!
Check out Kelly on screen when Empire returns September 23 on Fox!
[Image via FOX.]
This is the summer of Taylor Swift!
After enjoying her very own Staples Center banner on Friday night, Swift brought out three celebs on her Saturday night show — and you've got to see it to believe it with this incredible pop super star!!
Ch-ch-check out the video (below) of T-Swift and her three new celeb pals!!!
Empire Season 2 Promises More Music, Drama, And Some Pretty Big Guest Stars! Check Out The Trailer HERE!
Fall is just around the corner! Sure, that means summer vacation is coming to an end. But it also means we can look forward to all of our favorite shows coming back on television!
Fox just dropped the trailer for season two of the breakout hit show Empire — and we cannot wait for all the drama that's to come!
Ch-ch-check out the trailer (above) and watch Empire when it returns to Fox on September 23!