Empire’s Bryshere Gray, Trai Byers & Jussie Smollett Are Essence Magazine’s June 2015 Cover Stars
Empire‘s Bryshere Gray, Trai Byers & Jussie Smollett are Essence magazine‘s June 2015 cover stars.
The three actors are covering the publication’s ‘Sexiest Summer Ever‘ issue.
In related Empire news, Fox is expanding the breakout mega-hit show. According to EW, “Fox chairman and CEO Gary Newman confirmed he’s boosting Empire’s episode count in the second season to 18 episodes, versus the 12 episodes that aired during its debut season this year. Also, with Empire launching in the fall instead of midseason, the network plans to split its 18-episode second run into two halves.”
ET reports, “Fox has lined up Chris Rock, Alicia Keys and Lenny Kravitz for season two guest spots on Empire, the network announced Monday. Singer-songwriter Ne-Yo has also been tapped to produce new music next season, alongside Timbaland. “
Empire will return Wednesdays at 9 p.m. this fall.
Photo Credit: Essence magazine