Fans are about to jump “up down, up down, up down” upon hearing this news.
FOX’s addictive show Empire will return Sept. 23, actress Taraji P. Henson announced Friday (May 29). The hourlong musical drama had spectators returning every Wednesday at 9 p.m. to see what happens next with Lucious Lyons’ entity, Cookie’s snap-tastic lines, and the latest melody that’ll have us flocking to iTunes to purchase.
— Taraji P. Henson (@TherealTaraji) May 29, 2015
The Lee Daniels co-created reel saw a historic rise in ratings every week, and even pulled in 16.5 million viewers for its finale in March. This forthcoming installment is reportedly set to feature Chris Rock, Lenny Kravitz and Alicia Keys.