The Lyons went to nice lengths to take down Diana DuBois within the ‘Empire’ fall finale. One character misplaced their life and somebody you thought was gone returned with a vengeance!
Andre is performing, so you realize that this can be a dream. However, whoa. Trai Byers can SING! He’s been holding this in for all this time?! I demand extra! Sadly, this isn’t actual. Poor Andre is definitely within the hospital after his breakdown. The physician warns Lucious that Andre could undergo everlasting mind harm. They’ve to attend till the medication are out of his system. The psychiatrist Diana employed had Andre taking these medication for some time, which led to his psychotic break. Lucious is assured Andre will pull by. He additionally guarantees that Diana will “pay dearly” for what she’s finished.
Diana is busy making ready for the Captain’s Ball, however she’s scared about somebody from Crew Lyon slipping in. Angelo isn’t certain the Captain’s Ball ought to occur in any respect, particularly in the midst of their warfare with the Lyons. Diana doesn’t suppose she has something to fret about. However the Lyons are prepared to do no matter it takes to take Diana down. Thirsty tells the Lyons that the safety at Diana’s occasion is locked tight, however Lucious is aware of simply the way in which in: with music.
Warren involves see Jamal, utilizing the $10,000 Diana gave him to go away city to pay Jamal’s doorman so he might get upstairs. He tells Jamal that he loves him and desires to offer him details about Diana. Jamal brings up Andre. Warren knew what the psychiatrist was doing to Andre, and Jamal can’t forgive Warren for that. “You and each b*tch such as you deserves to die,” Jamal says. Nonetheless, there’s nonetheless a glimmer of hope. He nonetheless desires that info from Warren.
On the way in which to take down Diana, Lucious reveals to Cookie that he feels distance between them. He thinks Cookie believes he’s much less of a person with out his leg. Cookie doesn’t suppose that in any respect. They will’t deal with this for too lengthy. They’ve extra vital issues to handle — like kidnapping Angelo! They ask him to signal a confession stating that Diana extorted Hakeem and kidnapped Bella. Angelo notes that this confession isn’t going to be admissible in court docket since he’s signing it below duress. Lucious doesn’t care. He desires to try to purpose with Angelo. Lucious is aware of they’ve one thing in widespread: loopy, controlling mothers.
“The one factor we obtained in widespread is that we bagged the identical b*tch in mattress,” Angelo says. Oh, boy. Lucious punches the lights out of Angelo and makes him signal the confession. Nobody talks about Cookie that approach! Lucious and Cookie stroll proper into the Captain’s Ball with Angelo. They hit the dance ground and blow everybody’s thoughts. Hakeem and Jamal present as much as carry out. Diana didn’t have the orchestra undergo safety, so that they simply obtained in.
Then Cookie will get up on stage and royally embarrasses Diana. Warren comes by for the Lyons and calls his aunt “disgusting” and “vile.” Angelo vows to place Warren down just like the “rabid canine he’s.” Cookie dubs Diana a “kidnapping, conniving ho” and exposes every part.
Hakeem goes to Anika to get Bella. He tells her that he can simply take her down as an adjunct to kidnapping. Anika breaks down in tears. She doesn’t wish to lose her daughter. Hakeem is aware of what it’s wish to develop up with no mom and guarantees Anika that she’ll stay part of Bella’s life. He’s not going to launch the proof he has towards Anika, however he desires her to do not forget that he has it in his again pocket.
Cookie has Diana arrested for the kidnapping of Bella Lyon. Diana could have gained many battles, however Cookie’s gained the warfare. BOOM. Later, Cookie reveals that she’s shifting out of Lucious’s home. She desires to begin contemporary with him.
Angelo finds Warren’s lodge room and pulls a gun on him. Jamal exhibits up. Angelo pulls the set off and shoots Warren. In the course of a battle, Jamal by chance kills Angelo!
Lucious goes to see Andre after taking down Diana. Whereas sedated, Andre admits he tried to kill Lucious! Earlier than he has time to react, Lucious is stabbed with a needle. He wakes up strapped right down to the mattress. He’s been kidnapped by Claudia! Empire’s going full Distress on us!
Elsewhere within the episode, Eddie Barker’s ex-wife exhibits up at Empire to inform him that they’re broke after a Ponzi scheme. Eddie swears he has some concepts on find out how to deal with this. Be careful, Lyons. Eddie could also be coming for you guys subsequent. Oh, and Becky’s pregnant!
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