Tyrese Gibson Actor is joining 2nd season of 'Empire'

Director of the hit series 'Empire,' Lee Daniels, has confirmed that Tyrese would indeed be coming to 'get his girl back' on second season of show.

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'Furious 7' actor, Tyrese Gibson is the latest addition to the star-studded cast of the record breaking 'Empire.'

Director  Daniel Lee took to his official Instagram page to confirm Gibson's addition, while also putting to rest rumours about him exiting show as director.

Daniel Lee and Tyrese Gibson play

Daniel Lee and Tyrese Gibson

(Instagram)

 

"Yes! Stop asking!!! #tyrese is coming on #empireseason2 And NO, I am not leaving my show! I just wrapped my 1st episode ... I got #richardpryor to do!

It was so much fun directing our wonderful cast ... I miss and love them ALL... Sorta  sad cause I'm not with them now but I'll be back for the finale!! In the meantime we got some badass directors stepping in!!! " he wrote with the above photo.

Tyrese also took to his Instagram page to share the news with the below photo.

 

"Fuuuuuccckkkkk that I'm coming to get my girl back....... I wasn't gonna say shit - Lee Daniels just made the announcement #EMPIRE SEASON 2 Jody back on his bullshit - Taraji I mean Yvette I mean #Cookie I'm sorry I wasn't there #Curtains #DropsMicExitStageLeft." he wrote.

Guest stars of 'Empire' Season 2 also include Chris Rock, Alicia Keys, Marisa Tomei and Lenny Kravitz.

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