With the upcoming premiere of Fox’s Empire, 50 Cent suddenly has competition in the battle for fictional TV series’ based on dope dealers turned moguls. Fif was quick to point out how Empire takes a lot of its cues from the Starz series Power, on which 50 Cent serves as a co-producer.
Hollywood is full of stolen ideas, and history tells us those who initially create concepts aren’t always financially or critically rewarded. Keep reading to see if 50 should be scared or not. Here are a few reasons why Empire may outlast 50 Cent’s Power.