Aired: Nov 08, 2017 , Wednesday at 20:00 on FOX

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Episode Summary: When the secret about Lucious' memory is exposed, Cookie attempts to convince the board that he is fine by inviting the press to watch him produce the first 20 for 20 album. Eddie Barker jumps in to help Lucious get back in his groove and make music in the studio. Just as Andre's feelings for Detective Pamela Rose intensify, she reveals information that's be more
...en uncovered regarding the explosion. Meanwhile, Hakeem worries about his secret involvement with the DuBois family and Claudia helps Lucious with a breakthrough.
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Lucious has a Breakthrough

On this episode of Empire, titled "The Fool," after word of Lucious' amnesia goes public, Cookie comes up with a plan to save the company, Hakeem worries about losing custody of Bella and Eddie Barker returns. The word is out about Lucious' amnesia, which is bound to raise eyebrows among the company's shareholders. The timing couldn't be worse with Anika suing Hakeem for custody of Bella. Cookie thinks Anika is the one who leaked the story.Cookie Covers Her TracksCl... more

The Fool

Lucious Lyon is back, and he's going to be just as wicked as before! That much became crystal clear on Empire Season 4 Episode 5 when the character manipulated Claudia in such a way that made me feel sorry for her.  Claudia thought she was hitting milestones with Lucious, and the moment he said the L word to her, her true motives came to the forefront.  Asking to write a book proved that she was thirsty for some fame on the back of nursing him back to health. Did she... more



EMPIRE Season 4 Episode 3 Photos Evil Manners

When Cookie is denied a line of credit, she flashes back to her years in prison and compares her past struggles to her life now. Lucious continues to struggle with demons of his own and begs his family to tell him about the ways he’s wronged them, but they are reluctant to tell him the truth. Meanwhile, the NYPD is still on Andre’s case about the events that transpired in Vegas and one officer in particular catches his eye in the all-new “Evil Manners” episode of EMPIRE airing Wednesday, Oct. 11 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (EMP-403) (TV... more

EMPIRE Season 4 Episode 2 Photos Full Circle

With Leah still insisting that he is a monster, Lucious sneaks away in hopes of finding out what type of person he was before the explosion. Cookie panics that Lucious has gone missing on Claudia’s watch, until she realizes he found his way to Uncle Eddie (guest star Forest Whitaker), a music icon who has since become family to the Lyons. Meanwhile, with Anika still behind bars, Hakeem and Tiana grow more comfortable as a family, and Becky makes a rash decision regarding Jamal’s new song in the all-new “Full Circle” episode of EMPIRE air... more

EMPIRE Season 4 Episode 1 Photos Noble Memory

In celebration of Empire ’s 20th Anniversary, Lucious makes his first public appearance since the explosion in Las Vegas, but still has no memory of his family, Empire or his life before the accident. A devastated Cookie struggles to rebuild her relationship with him, while keeping a close eye on his nurse, Claudia (guest star Demi Moore). Meanwhile, Andre is faced with an investigation by the LAPD surrounding the night of the explosion, Diana DuBois (guest star Phylicia Rashad) contin... more




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