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Empire Commercial (2014 - 2015)

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Empire Commercial

Fall/Winter 2014
 
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Plot / Description

This is a trailer for the 2015 series 'Empire' starring Terrence Howard, Taraji P. Henson and Gabourey Sidibe. 
 
"Legacy | EMPIRE"

Voiceover

I started selling drugs when I was 9 years old. I did it to feed myself. But it was the music, the melodies that, that played in my head that kept me alive. It was the music that saved my life.  
I got some bad news. 
How long I got? 
I put my heart and guts into this company. I need one of you to man up and lead it. 
Don't forget me, baby. I want half my company back. 
Been living like a dog for 17 years. And now I want what's mine. 
I'm insuring a legacy and nothing or no one is going to tear it down.  
 
(Lyrics) We built this empire from the dirt to the top 
No apologies 
They will shoot me up

Written Text

From  
Lee Daniels 
Director of "Precious" & "The Butler" 
Danny Strong 
Writer of "Game Change" & "The Butler" 
And 
Brian Grazer 
Producer of "8 Mile" & "A Beautiful Mind" 
A Family At War 
An Empire On The Brink  
Academy Award Nominee 
Taraji P. Henson 
Academy Award Nominee 
Terrence Howard 
Power 
Fame  
Family 
Empire 
Coming January 
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