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Ilene Chaiken on 'Empire,' Lee Daniels on what's next; SxSW controversy; Hammer Museum expansion

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Still from the hit Fox show "Empire."

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Ilene Chaiken runs 'Empire' while co-creator Lee Daniels develops his next music-related show for Fox, "Star"; the SxSW Interactive Conference is getting heat for canceling two sessions related to sexism in the gaming industry; the Hammer Museum will benefit from UCLA's purchase of the Occidental Petroleum building.