LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- The latest development news, culled from recent wire reports:
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Here is the latest project being picked up to series by the aforementioned network for the 2014-15 season (via press release):
EMPIRE - Imagine Entertainment, in association with 20th Century Fox Television
· EP/Director/ Writer: Lee Daniels ("Lee Daniels' The Butler," "Precious")
· EP/ Writer: Danny Strong ("Lee Daniels' The Butler," "Game Change")
· EPs (non-writing): Brian Grazer ("24," "Friday Night Lights") and Francie Calfo ("Those Who Kill," GANG RELATED)
· Description: Unique family drama set in the world of a hip-hop empire that will feature both original and current music.