Mariah Carey to Join ‘Empire’ Season Two!

By Anny Jules.           By Getty Images  

By Anny Jules.           By Getty Images  

 

“Empire” director Lee Daniels made an appearance at Mariah Carey’s Hollywood Walk of Fame star ceremony and announced that the five-time Grammy award winning singer is set to guest star on “Empire” season two.

Mariah and Lee previously joined forces when she starred in Daniels’ Oscar-Winning film “Precious.”

Though no details have been disclosed regarding Mariah’s role on the show, “Empire” cast member Jussie Smollett is more than thrilled about Carey’s presence on the show.

Smollett once told E! new that he had been campaigning to have Carey as one the show’s guest stars for quite some time now.

"I keep saying, and I hope they can make this happen, because she's one of Lee's closest friends, I really want to see Mariah Carey on the show," he said.

In addition to Mariah Carey, Chris Rock will also be starring in “Empire’s” upcoming second season along with Lenny Kravitz and Alicia Keys. 

Looks like season two of “Empire” will be another hit! Will you be tuning in?