Empire will return to 5Star to finish airing its fifth season from Monday April 15th at 11:20pm, it has been announced.
Empire revolves around the Lyon family and their media company, Empire Entertainment. The founder, Lucious Lyon, is the king of hip-hop, but his company and reign are constantly threatened by his family and a volatile & competitive music industry. The drama series is produced by 20th Century Fox Television and stars Terrence Howard, Taraji P. Henson, Jussie Smollett, Bryshere “Yazz” Gray, Trai Byers, Gabourey Sidibe, Ta’Rhonda Jones, Serayah, Andre Royo, Rhyon Nicole Brown, Chet Hanks, Nicole Ari Parker and A.Z. Kelsey.
In the next new episode, titled My Fault Is Past, with the control of Empire within reach again, the Lyons must pull out all the stops to prove Lucious and Becky’s innocence in the datamining scandal. Meanwhile, Cookie struggles with Lucious’ past and Jeff Kingsley’s place in it, Jamal and Kai (guest star Toby Onwumere) try to figure out where they stand and a mystery begins to unravel. Guest stars include Vivica A. Fox as Candace, Tasha Smith as Carol, AzMarie Livingston as Chicken, Claudette Burchett as Juanita, Scotty Tovar as Carlito, Toby Onwumere as Kai, Katlynn Simone as Treasure, Amanda Detmer as Tracy Kingsley, Marcell Johnson as Marcel, Meta Golding as Teri, and Christopher Meister as Mike Moross.
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