Leslie Uggams resumes her guest starring role as Leah Walker when EMPIRE returns in a new time slot on Wednesday, September 27 at 8 p.m. (7 p.m. Central). Uggams returns as the bi-polar mother of music producer Lucious Lyon (Terrence Howard) on the hit Fox TV series. Taraji P. Henson co-stars.
EMPIRE is the story of a hip-hop mogul who must choose between his three sons who are battling for control of his multi-million dollar music company. He must also deal with his ex-wife Cookie, who is scheming to make sure she gets her share.
In Season 4, EMPIRE returns its focus to the family and its dynasty, according to executive producers , , and Sanaa Hamri. The three Lyon sons are Andre (Trai Byers), Jamal (Jussie Smollett), and Hakeem (Bryshere Y. Gray).
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