The Empire series was created by Lee Daniels, who took the life story of the famous rapper Jay Z as the basis of the plot. The main characters were once a wonderful married couple. They made music and dreamed together about fame.
The wife was ready for anything for the prosperity and fame of her husband. She even broke the law and paid the price for this by imprisoning her. Time passed and the man managed to fulfill the dream and create a real musical empire. He became a famous and wealthy man, while his wife was serving time in prison.
The woman was released early and now also wants a part of the money, because for the sake of her husband’s fame she sacrificed her freedom. He, in turn, learns that he has only a few years left to live. Doctors have found a man with an incurable disease. He put so much effort into creating a musical empire and dreams that it would further develop, even when it does not become.
Therefore, he will have to choose a heir who will be engaged in the further prosperity of the empire. For the role of the heir claims the former wife, as well as three sons, born in their marriage. Who will take the “throne” and will lead the musical empire?
The plot of the series revolves around the head of the largest family that owns a real empire, which is the legislator in the world of big show business.
The musical sphere could not have existed calmly without representatives of this family, and a person who has put a huge amount of energy into the development of his favorite direction of creativity is on the verge of death.
The main character is sure that in the future his sons will continue his work, but the latter begin the struggle for the musical throne long before the death of a loved one. In addition, an ex-spouse is also connected to business, wishing to grab a piece of power and money.
Modern media business is a serious and impermanent sphere, where only the most desperate and confident people go. One day your labels and brands are popular, and the other day no one remembers them.
Only incredible talents and great masters of their craft turn out to be on the wave of success and remain on Olympus of glory for many years. The focus of the plot of the series “Empire” – a whirlpool of events associated with complex relationships within the ruling elite musical empire.
Here, their serious passions are in full swing, and the struggle for the throne is led by all who are close to their cherished goal. Here friends become enemies, and haters become allies.
The center of attention of the series is a man who, on his own, has managed to become almost the main person on the musical Olympus. He is the ruler of an entire empire that revolves in the vast world of show business. The musical empire develops by its own rules, but the main character knows exactly in which direction this development should go.
However, the difficult situation associated with health problems makes the protagonist think about the future as little as possible. He no longer believes that he can survive, but he is confident that in front of him all the best is waiting. It seems that a whole heritage is at stake, which any follower can make incredibly rich and very popular.
The once close and dear people are beginning to fight for the right to stand on Olympus. However, they completely forget that the main thing in business is unity, a common goal, faith in one’s partner and reliability. So far, the once successful and good partners now dream of cutting each other’s throats in order to only become one of the heads of a huge empire.
Three sons of the main character are fighting for the throne, each of which has its own views on life and on the future of labels. Also, the main character’s spouse enters the fight, which he did not always trust.
We bring to your attention a dramatic story about the life and the last days of a man who stands at the head of a whole musical empire. His winning epic ends. The main character is terminally ill. Doctors claim that he does not have long – only three years waiting for a man in his life.
And then oblivion. However, he is confident that his work will not disappear when he leaves. The main character wants his empire to have a reliable heir who must be chosen in a short time. Three sons and former spouse begin their game around the throne of one of the most powerful business empires.
The protagonist of the series named Lyushes Lyon was brought up according to the harsh laws of the streets of a big city. He was not under the care and protection of anyone, and therefore the only person he trusted was himself. Day after day he lived with the hope of getting food and sleeping. The life of this African American was on the verge of survival. He was forced to engage in drug trafficking, because he had no other option to escape.
The young man always adored music, it was something brilliant. As he grew older, he realized his potential and showed it to the world. He had his musical creation, which was estimated at millions of dollars. After receiving a doctor, the main character becomes aware that he has a couple of years left to live.
Since Lushes has little time, he tries to entrust his career to one of his three sons. Each has its own character, and therefore its pros and cons. At the same time, his ex-wife is being released completely out of jail. She wants to take everything from Lyushes. The protagonist must act promptly, because his own person wants to take his business to him.
The pilot episode of the serial film is the starting point of the whole subsequent story in which we meet Lucius Lyon. This is not just a rich, but also an incredibly intelligent and ambitious person who has managed to unleash his own business from scratch.
His musical empire – Empire Entertainment – brings a huge income to its creator. However, at the beginning of the 1st season, the hero finds out that he is infected with a deadly disease, the medicines for which have not yet been invented. Realizing that his legacy may disappear, Lucius intends to find a man who can lead Empire Entertainment.
The man decided not to complicate the search, as he has three sons. One of the matured Lyonov will have the opportunity to manage his father’s empire. Meanwhile, the mother of the brothers, who had spent seventeen years in prison, was released. The first thing a woman visited her ex-husband, to demand half of his condition. Kuki is sure that he owed her over the years, so she is not going to deviate from her goal.