Saks Fifth Avenue to Sell ‘Empire’ fashions

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Saks Fifth Avenue to sell Empire fashions

The retailer and Fox are teaming up to promote Season 2 with Empire fine jewelry, clothing, footwear and handbags. Additionally, Saks’ Beverly Hills and New York City stores will have Empire-themed displays.

New Daily Show promo introduces Trevor Noah

“Same Chair. Different ass.”

Darrell Hammond could end up reprising his SNL Donald Trump impression

Page Six reports that Saturday Night Live is auditioning new cast members for a new Donald impression, but there’s a chance that SNL announcer Hammond could revive his Trump impression as he did last season with Bill Clinton. PLUS: SNL unveils bonus footage of Kate McKinnon as Justin Bieber.

Stephen Colbert on Trump: “I would dare him to come on the show”

“I think he’s something of a brilliant figure,” Colbert told Howard Stern this morning. PLUS: Josh Groban sings Donald tweets on Kimmel.

Nickelodeon orders a 10th season of The Fairly OddParents

Season 10 will introduce a new character, Chloe Carmichael, as The Fairly OddParents continues as Nick’s third-longest running animated series.

CMT to premiere a new Johnny Cash documentary

Johnny Cash: American Rebel, airing Sept. 12, will trace the legendary singer’s 48-year recording career.

Comedy Central renews Another Period

The Natasha Leggero-Riki Lindhome historical satire will be back for a second season.

Ashley Tisdale cast as Mark-Paul Gosselaar’s sister

Tisdale will recur on the new NBC sitcom Truth Be Told.

Louis CK apparently called in to WNYC this morning to defend NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio

A Louis CK-sounding man identifying himself as “Louis in the Village” called in to express disappointment in the media’s coverage of the mayor. Louis CK has recently spent time shadowing the beleaguered mayor.

IFC’s Documentary Now! gets a 2-season renewal before its Season 1 premiere

Seth Meyers and Bill Hader made the announcement of their show’s pickup on Late Night.

Watch Patrick Stewart give Conan O’Brien a big kiss

“Do you want to try it out,” Stewart asked. “You were looking at me in a way that I recognize.”

Julianne Hough gets engaged to an NHL player

The Dancing with the Stars judge is set to tie the knot with Brooks Laich of the Washington Capitals.