Sean Penn has a long, spotted past of being an accused woman beater but the moment Lee Daniels mentioned his name, he’s filing a lawsuit.
Lee Daniels has never been afraid to speak his mind, and the Empire creator’s frank talk makes him an interview favorite. Popular Empire star Terrence Howard has been battling a bit of an image problem connected with domestic issues, but Daniels defended the actor in a recent interview.
The second season of Empire is already loaded with A-list cameos so what harm could one more do to the fray?
Lee Daniels has plenty to be proud about, considering the whirlwind success of his Fox series, Empire. The director and film producer was part of a recent Hollywood roundtable discussion that focused on race, including Daniels speaking out forcefully against white writers working for Black television shows.
Just when you thought the Mo’Nique v Lee Daniels in the court of Empire court of law was a dead issue, turns out it’s not.
A real man get his day in court, or in this case, settles out of court. Damon Dash‘s $2M lawsuit (which was upped to $25M) against director Lee Daniels has finally been squashed.
FOX’s Empire is already a hit regardless of its guest stars. But according to Lee Daniels, season two already plans to feature guest appearances from Oprah Winfrey and Oscar-winner Common.
Academy Award winner Mo’Nique Hicks still hasn’t let that hurt go of allegedly being blackballed and missing out a spot of FOX’s surging Empire series.
Off the top of your head, when is the last time you saw Mo’Nique since her 2010 Oscar-winning breakthrough performance in Precious?
Fox’s Empire is a smash hit. But it seems that the show’s producer, Lee Daniels, is trying to up the drama’s firepower by casting Denzel Washington. Reports Page Six: Is Denzel Washington going to make an appearance on Fox’s “Empire” soon? The leading man was spotted partying with the show’s producer Lee Daniels at Giorgio’s at […]