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Terrence Howard & Taraji P. Henson’s “Empire” Tops 20 Million Viewers – Bigger Audience Than “American Idol”


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The pilot for the Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson program opened with big ratings numbers.

 Empire was the biggest launch for Fox since 2012. The network has already renewed the show for a second season.

 11.3 million viewers watched the “False Imposition” episode of Empire as compared to 11 million for American Idol.

This is the fourth week in a row Empire‘s audience has increased. Also, the series’ premiere has now reached 20.4 million viewers across all media platforms.



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