Iman Shumpert stands on the court during a game against the Indiana Pacers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Feb. 27, 2015
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March 13, 2015 3:23 AM EDT

While everyone else is kicking back and enjoying the new hit drama Empire, Iman Shumpert has a major problem with the show, which he is accusing of using him and his girlfriend as the templates for two characters.

Shumpert recently told that he refuses to watch the show because the characters Hakeem and Tiana, who are dating in the show, bear such a striking resemblance to him and his girlfriend, R&B singer Teyana Taylor.

The Cavaliers guard said that many fans have pointed out the similarities, although the show’s producers have not commented on the accusations.

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