Shakespearean Roots Of Fox's Empire Analysis

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In the article The Shakespearean Roots Of Fox’s Empire (italics or quotation marks) by Sarah Osman, the author states that the story of the show empire it compares to plays written in the past by ShakeSpeare for example in the second paragraph the article says that the creators of empire Lee Daniels and Danny Strong derives from a combination of Shakespeare’s King Lear and James Goldman’s the lion in the winter. Another example is episode three has another title that is a quote from a Shakespeare play called The Devil Quotes Scripture this is a direct line from the controversial play The Merchant of Venice spoken by Antonio as he discusses business with the crafty shylock. So as you can see some episode titles of empire relate to plays written
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