If you’re gonna go out, may as well go out with an explosion. The midseason finale of Empire rattled off a barrage of twists, each one of them juicier than the next. On this week’s Slate Plus TV Club, Aisha Harris and June Thomas gush about this incredible episode and speculate as to who that shadowy figure was lurking in Rhonda and Andre’s mansion. It’s a shame that we have to wait until spring to find out.
And here’s Aisha’s take on how the episode handled Jamal’s hookup with Skye Summers.
Listen to all of the other episodes of Slate’s Empire TV Club here.