TV One Gets Rights to Reruns of 'Empire'

Reruns of Fox’s hit drama Empire will air on TV One starting this summer.

The cable network announced making a deal with 20th Century Fox Television and Imagine Television Thursday morning.

Empire,  in its second season on Fox, stars Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson, who won a Golden Globe for best performance by an actress in a television series.

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