Jimmy Fallon’s “Tonight Show” Parodies “Empire” With “Jimpire” (Watch)

Wednesday night, FOX’s smash hit “Empire” commences its second season.

Tuesday night, NBC’s “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” offered its own take on the blockbuster series.

Entitled “Jimpire,” the segment included appearances from Fallon, Steve Higgins, The Roots, “Empire” stars Taraji P. Henson and Terrence Howard, and even Donald Trump.

The parody, which is in the same vein as the previous “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon” riffs on shows like “Breaking Bad” and “Glee,” is embedded below:

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