ANDRE GOES TO EXTREMES TO HELP NESSA'S CAREER ON AN ALL-NEW "EMPIRE" WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 7, ON FOX
Phylicia Rashad ("The Cosby Show") and Gina Gershon ("Red Oaks") Guest-Star
Andre sabotages Tiana's big appearance at a fashion event in an attempt to get Nessa into the spotlight. Meanwhile, Tariq works with Leah to try to bring down Lucious, and Jamal works with Philip to get over his PTSD in the all-new "The Unkindest Cut" episode of EMPIRE airing Wednesday, Dec. 7 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (EMP-308) (TV-14 D, L, S, V)
Cast: Terrence Howard as Lucious Lyon, Taraji P. Henson as Cookie Lyon, Jussie Smollett as Jamal Lyon, Bryshere 'Yazz' Gray as Hakeem Lyon, Trai Byers as Andre Lyon, Grace Byers as Anika Calhoun, Kaitlin Doubleday as Rhonda Lyon, Gabourey Sidibe as Becky, Ta'Rhonda Jones as Porsha and Serayah as Tiana, Bre-Z as Freda Gatz, Xzibit as Shine Johnson and Morocco Omari as Tariq Cousins
Guest Cast: Kaitlin Doubleday as Rhonda Lyon, Taye Diggs as Angelo DuBois, Leslie Uggams as Leah Walker, Sierra A. McClain as Nessa, Ajiona Alexus as Teenage Loretha, Jeremy Carver as Teenage Lucious, Juan Antonio as Philip, Phylicia Rashaud as Diana DuBois, and Gina Gershon as Helen Von Wyeth.