Patti LaBelle and Brandy Norwood are joining the cast of FOX’s Star for multi-episode arcs beginning this spring. LaBelle will play Carlotta Brown’s (Queen Latifah) tough but loving mother, Christine; and Norwood will play Carlotta’s younger sister, Cassie.
FOX has ordered an additional five episodes for its music drama, Star (Wednesdays, 9/8C) – raising the season total to 18.
On an epic night of music and drama, Carlotta (Queen Latifah) comes face-to-face with Cookie (Taraji P. Henson),Lucious (Terrence Howard) and Jamal Lyon (Jussie Smollett), as the worlds of Empire and Star collide Wednesday, Sept. 27 on FOX. The special event begins with the Season Four premiere of Empire (8/7C), followed by the Season Two premiere of Stat (9/8C).
Star (FOX, Wednesdays, 10/9C) – Lee Daniels’ tale of three young women who form a girl group to find musical stardom in Atlanta – has been renewed by FOX. Three episodes remain until the first season finale, Wednesday, March 15th.
FOX has released its Winter Premiere schedule and there are a few changes. Sleepy Hollow returns on January 6th, following Rosewood, with its new Witness; New Girl moves to Tuesday, beginning January 3rd, leading in to new comedy series The Mick (in its regular timeslot) – which, in turn, leads into Bones: The Final Chapter. […]
FOX has created at two-hour Les Daniels event – a night of music and drama – with the fall finale of Empire leading into the premiere of his new series, Star. On Wednesday, December 14th, events rise to a crescendo on Empire (8/7C) and a woman whose live in the foster care system gives her […]
Much of FOX’s 2016-17 schedule comes from adaptations or reboots(Lethal Weapon, The Exorcist, The Rocky Horror Show, Prison Break) – though, to be fair, both Lethal Weapon and Prison Break look better than I was expecting but there’s not really enough of Rocky Horror to tell how it’ll turn out. The Exorcist? Not sure how […]
24: Legacy, the new take on FOX’s action series that featured a one-man war of terrorism – told in a 24-hour timeframe, and Lee Daniels’ Star – a look at the music business as seen by the embers of a girl group trying to make it big, have been ordered to series by FOX. 24: […]
Lee Daniels – creator and executive producer of Empire – is looking to capture lightning in a bottle again with his new pilot Star. Star follows three women as they negotiate the path to stardom while trying to figure out just how far they will go to achieve stardom in the cutthroat music industry. The […]
With the success of Empire boosting FOX’s profile, the network has gone to that series’ co-creator, Lee Daniels for a drama pilot called Star. Star is the story of three young women who hope to make it big in the cutthroat world of music – and asks the question, ‘what will you do to reach […]