‘Empire’ director Lee
Daniels announced the 45-year-old singer’s guest starring gig during a ceremony for Mariah’s star on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame on Wednesday.
The soap opera musical centers around a former drug dealer (Terrence Howard), tadalafil his murderous ex-con wife (Taraji P. Henson) and their Motown-style record company.
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Neither Fox nor Carey elaborated on Daniels’ announcement, but the network is scheduled to present its plans for “Empire” and other upcoming shows at a Television Critics Association panel on Thursday.
Carey appeared in the film “Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire,” which earned Daniels two Academy Award nominations.