“Empire” Adds Singer Becky G To Cast

By Kitin Miranda | 2 years ago
“Empire” Adds Singer Becky G To Cast
Facebook/Becky G

Another Becky will be gracing the small screen in FOX’s hit musically driven soap, “Empire”, as it has added another pop star to its growing roster of celebrity guests, which already include Marisa Tomei, Adam Rodriguez and Alicia Keys. Read on to learn more about who else will be joining the impressive roster of guest stars for “Empire’s” upcoming second season.

According to TV Line, the musically driven hit soap “Empire” will be adding another pop star to its already, and growing, roster of celebrity guests, in the person of singer Becky G.

This announcement was made public on the official Twitter account of the television series last July 31, 2015, with a video of actor Bryshere Gray, who portrays Hakeem Lyon, the youngest son of Lucious Lyon (Terrence Howard), announcing, in the studio that Becky G was going to be featured in the show’s second season. The pop star was also in the video, and seemed excited to be part of the series, even though, according to TV Line, she will be a guest star, and not a regular on the series.

Aside from Becky G, other stars that are slated to guest star on last year’s break through show, according to TV Line,  include Marisa Tomei, who will portraying a lesbian venture capitalist; Lenny Kravitz; the legendary Alicia Keys and Kelly Rowland; “CSI: Miami’s” Adam Rodriguez, who will be portraying a former paramedic eyeing Cookie Lyon (Taraji P. Henson); Chris Rock, who will portray an inmate in Lucious’ jail who has a history with the disgraced music mogul; and Andre Royo.

Last season’s guest stars included Cuba Gooding Jr., Raven-Symone, Judd Nelson, Jennifer Hudson, Naomi Campbell, Coutney Love, Mary J. Blige, Snoop Dogg, Patti LaBelle, Rita Ora and Gladys Knight, who either portrayed themselves, or another character on the show.

What do you think of the addition of Becky G to FOX’s “Empire”? Let us know what you think in the comments below!

And that was all for the latest casting updates on the second season of FOX’s “Empire”. For more news, updates and recaps on “Empire” and other television shows, keep on following Movie News Guide (MNG).

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Kitin Miranda enjoys writing, learning new things, telling stories, and doing theater. When she is not busy with her many projects, she can be found reading a good book, writing poetry or fiction, updating her blog, discovering new food places around her neighborhood, or watching American or Asian TV shows.