Empire Episode 2.17 Rise by Sin
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Empire Episode 2.17 Rise by Sin

Episode Premiere
May 11, 2016
Genre
Drama, Comedy, Music
Production Company
20th Century Fox Television
Official Site
http://www.fox.com/empire/
Episode Premiere
May 11, 2016
Genre
Drama, Comedy, Music
Period
2015 - Now
Production Co
20th Century Fox Television
Distributor
Fox
Official Site
http://www.fox.com/empire/
Director
Paul McCrane
Screenwriter
Ayanna Floyd Davis, Jamie Rosengard
Main Cast
Additional Cast
  • Andre Royo
  • Mike Moh
  • Bre-Z
  • Morocco Omari
  • Tasha Mith
  • Tobias Truvillion
  • Jane Hannemann

Hakeem feels the pressure of his underwhelming fiance, Laura, as he struggles to find a place for her both in his family and his career. Cookie finally reveals to Jamal the truth behind what happened to Freda's father, prompting Jamal to warn Freda of his family's ulterior motives. Meanwhile, despite his frustration with the family, Jamal makes a sacrifice for Lucious from which it will be hard to recover.