Fans just couldn't get enough of Empire so much so that Fox has will be giving 18 episodes instead of 12 this coming season. The show will keep its regular prime time hours slot, Wednesdays at 9 p.m. on Fox, however, Season 2 will be split in half.
Yes, more cliff hangers. More drama. More fans going crazy.
“We don’t want to be greedy, if we came back with the audience we left off with we’d be thrilled,” Fox Television Group Co-Chairman and CEO Dana Walden said.
Fox executives do believe they can grow the show which is why there is so much in store for this coming season.
More information to be released next month with more promotional events and such.