FOX has released the official episode description for the 3rd season premiere of Empire. The season premiere is titled “Light in Darkness”. In this episode of Empire, Terrence Howard guest stars as Lucious Lyon, Taraji P. Henson guest stars as Cookie Lyon and Jussie Smollett guest stars as Jamal Lyon.
EMPIRE picks up exactly where Season Two ended – Hakeem left at the altar, Lucious and Anika married and Anika and Rhonda fighting on the roof – until someone falls. Also, Lucious pursues his music legacy with his streaming service, while clashing with his half-brother, Tariq (Morocco Omari), who is leading a federal task force investigating him.
Empire season 3 premieres on September 21 at 9|8c on FOX.