Scoop: EMPIRE on FOX - Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Scoop: EMPIRE on FOX - Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Scoop: EMPIRE on FOX - Wednesday, May 10, 2017The Lyons fear that the Dubois family is to blame for their latest family crisis, so when no one is willing to give up any information, Cookie takes matters into her own hands. Jamal and Lucious reach a breakthrough in a song on which they have been working, and Andre lashes out. Meanwhile, Cookie sets her eyes on a new plan for Empire in Vegas in the all-new “Absent Child” episode of EMPIRE airing Wednesday, May 10 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (EMP-316) (TV-14 D, L, S, V).

The drama returns in Season Three, as the battle continues for the Soul of Empire. Each member of the Lyon family must cope with the events that were set in motion in the Season Two finale. Lucious pursues his music legacy with his streaming service, while also clashing with his half-brother, Tariq (Morocco Omari), who is leading a federal task force investigating him. ?Cookie aims to start over, in pursuit of her own happiness - a series of flashbacks reveal how Loretha Holloway became Cookie Lyon and how Cookie met Lucious. Meanwhile, the Lyon brothers - Andre, Jamal and Hakeem - all are determined to overcome the events of last season and move on, but the choices they face will become a battle for the soul of the Lyon family.

Cast: Terrence Howard as Lucious Lyon, Taraji P. Henson as Cookie Lyon, Jussie Smollett as Jamal Lyon, Bryshere ‘Yazz’ Gray as Hakeem Lyon, Trai Byers as Andre Lyon, Grace Byers as Anika Calhoun, Gabourey Sidibe as Becky, Ta’Rhonda Jones as Porsha and Serayah as Tiana, Bre-Z as Freda Gatz, Xzibit as Shine Johnson and Morocco Omari as Tariq Cousins

Guest Cast: Taye Diggs as Angelo DuBois, Leslie Uggams as Leah Walker, Andre Royo as Thurston “Thirsty” Rawlings, Eric Lane as Drop, Sierra A. McClain as Nessa, Phylicia Rashad as Diana DuBois, Nia Long as Giuliana, Alexander Gemignani as Gino Marcone, and Fetty Wap as Trig.