BY SHAMAN MOMOH
Indiewire reports that Fox executives have revealed that season 2 of Empire will contain over 18 episodes, divided into 2 halves.premiering in the fall this time (instead of as a mid-season replacement, which was the case during its first season), with the second half in the winter of 2016.
The first half will premiere in the fall with the second half scheduled for the winter of 2016. Fox also announced that from June, there will be Empire concerts as well as other promotional activities.
Fox have promised big name guest stars in the coming season in addition to music contributions by Ne-Yo and Timberland.
The series will remain in its Wednesday night, 9pm showtime.