By: Niyah Nel
Season 1 of Empire left fans in great suspense as to what to expect when FOX’s hit series returns. Shortly after the season finale, we learned that Season 2 would be broken up into 2 segments, one in the fall & another in the spring. Today, we officially have a date of when we’ll return yet again to “The Lyons Den” & soak up some more of the drama.
Those in charge of the Empire Writers Twitter account made a post on Friday stating that on Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015, the sophomore series would debut. Fox previously announced this news to advertisers during the Upfront presentation.
— Empire Writers (@EmpireWriters) May 29, 2015
Season 2 will include 18 episodes broken up into 2 seasonal parts. Star appearances will be made by artists such as Alicia Keys, Lenny Kravitz & more.. Even Chris Rock will be making an appearance.
Timbaland will have help in creating the original music this season as well as he’ll be joined by the genius likes of Ne-Yo!
Stay tuned for more news on the upcoming season of ‘Empire’ as details surface.