Ron Newt wants a billion dollars from Lee Daniels, Terrence Howard.
Empire star claims extortion over compromising photos, videos.
Michelle Ghent angling for $65,000 from his paycheck.
Empire star will appear with Madge in "Ghosttown," directed by Jonas Åkerlund.
Music from popular TV series beats Madonna's Rebel Heart for the top spot.
Actor feels censorship is a "gate for bigotry."