What Channel Does Empire Come On On Direct Tv

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What Channel Does Empire Come On On Direct TV?


Empire is a hit musical drama created by Lee Daniels and Danny Strong. It has been broadcasted by Fox since 2015, and gained immense popularity in fractions of time. Since there are many viewers/enthusiasts who use Direct TV as their cable provider, this article will explain what channel Empire can be watched on Direct TV.

Empire on Direct TV

Empire comes on three different channels on Direct TV:

  • Fox: Channel number 369
  • FXM: Channel number 662
  • FX: Channel number 558

You will be allowed to watch all of the past and current seasons of Empire on these three channels.

Why Three Different Channels?

The main reason why Empire is broadcasted on multiple channels is because it is a Fox show. Fox’s primary channel is Fox, but FXM, Fox Movie Channel, and FX, Fox Xtra, have obtained the rights to broadcast Empire too.

Broadcast Hours

Empire is broadcasted at these particular times on the channels mentioned earlier:

  • Fox: Friday, 8:00 pm
  • FXM: Saturday, 8:00 pm
  • FX: Tuesday, 8:00 pm, or varying other hours

For FX’s varying other hours, the timings will depend on the particular episode airing. The timings for those can be accessed for all the major Direct TV providers found on the page “In Demand”.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Is there going to be a season 6 of Empire?

A. Yes. The creators have confirmed that season 6 will be the last season of Empire.

Q. Is Empire broadcasted on any other cable provider?

A. Yes, Empire is also broadcasted on other cable providers such as Xfinity, Coupon, Dish, Optimum and AT&T.


To summarize, Empire can be watched on Direct TV on three different channels: Fox, FXM and FX. The timings of the show vary depending on which channel it is broadcasted on. To get the exact airing times of any particular episode, check the Direct TV provider’s page, “In Demand”.