A drama about a family dynasty, the third season of "Empire" will premiere its third season on Wednesday, September 21, 2016.


Titled "Lucious Lyon is Back," a new preview for the show features new scenes from the anticipated third season of show.

"Empire" centers around a hip hop music and entertainment company, Empire Entertainment, and the drama among the members of the founders' family as they fight for control of the company.

"Empire" which revolves around the Lyon family and their media company, Empire Entertainment, stars  Terrence Howard, Taraji P. Henson, Jussie Smollett, Bryshere “Yazz” Gray, Trai Byers, Grace Gealey, Kaitlin Doubleday, Gabourey Sidibe, Ta’Rhonda Jones and Serayah McNeill.

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It has also featured guest appearances by celebrities like Chris Rock, Alicia Keys, Marisa Tomei, Naomi Campbell, Ludacris, Adam Rodriguez, Vivica A. Fox, Rosie O’ Donnell and Andre Royo.

The third season of the show also has new additions including Taye Digg, Sierra McClainFrench Montana, and Birdman.

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Recently, Howard spoke on the upcoming third season, stating that something bad is really going to happen.

"In the premiere, there is a lot of heartbreak to come. A lot of betrayal will occur. They have told me that much, so I know something really bad is going to happen. I just hope Lucious survives it," he said.