Financial Security - Empire
Watch Empire Season 5 Episode 9
"Had It From My Father"
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On Empire Season 5 Episode 9, Kai's research for an expose on Empire uncovers some dirty activity and the financial security of the Lyon family is on the line.

Cookie Remembers - Empire
Watch Empire Season 5 Episode 8
"Master of What is Mine Own"
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On Empire Season 5 Episode 8, as Kingsley pulls a power move that has major financial repercussions for Lucious, Cookie thinks back to their early struggles.

Jamal Grows Frustrated - Empire
Watch Empire Season 5 Episode 7
"Treasons, Stratagems, and Spoils"
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On Empire Season 5 Episode 7, Lucious plays nice with Jeff Kingsley so that their companies can get TBD back on the map and Jamal grows frustrated with Cookie.

Hitting the Streets - Empire
Watch Empire Season 5 Episode 6
"What Is Done"
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On Empire Season 5 Episode 6, Cookie and Lucious bet on another to see who can find a new talent first in an effort to sign more artists to the label.

Premiere Party - Empire
Watch Empire Season 5 Episode 5
"The Depth of Grief"
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On Empire Season 5 Episode 5, Cookie and Lucious prepare Devon for a premiere listening party, but worry he's not be ready for that kind of pressure.

Looking To Sign - Empire
Watch Empire Season 5 Episode 4
"Love All, Trust a Few"
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On Empire Season 5 Episode 4, Andre tries to prove himself useful while Cookie and Portia attempt to sign Devon, who has just the sound they're looking for.

Pulling Together - Empire
Watch Empire Season 5 Episode 3
"Pride"
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On Empire Season 5 Episode 3, Cookie and Lucious need the whole family and some old allies to make serious sacrifices in order to get back in the music game.

Interesting Offers - Empire
Watch Empire Season 5 Episode 2
"Pay For Their Presumptions"
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On Empire Season 5 Episode 2, Cookie and Lucious receive interesting offers as they deal with the difficulties of launching an artist without Empire resources.

Picking Up The Pieces - Empire
Watch Empire Season 5 Episode 1
"Steal From the Thief"
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On Empire Season 5 Episode 1, two years after losing Empire to Eddie Barker, Cookie and Lucious find they are still attempting to pick up the pieces.

Power Play - Empire
Watch Empire Season 4 Episode 18
"The Empire Unpossess'd"
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On Empire Season 4 Episode 18, Lucious must make a difficult decision to save the future of the company and his family on the season finale.

Empire Quotes

If we don't get some more cash flowing through this brand new company, we lose everything.

Cookie

You are absolutely going to do the cover of Rolling Stone. This isn't when we hide, this is when we roar.

Lucious [to Jamal]