FIRST LOOK: Kelly Rowland as ‘Leah’ on FOX’s ‘Empire’

We previously reported that Kelly Rowland will appear on the upcoming second season of FOX's hit series, 'Empire.'

The 34-year-old R&B singer will play Lucious Lyon's mother, Leah, in a series of flashback scenes from his childhood. Check out this first look photo of Roland (Leah) holding baby boy Lucious.

"Through watching Leah, we learn more about Lucious’s past," Rowland told TV Insider about her role. She adds in excitement, "I am an absolute fan of the show. It was the most exciting thing to work with all of these masterminds."

Alicia Keys, Chris Rock, and Lenny Kravitz are a few other stars making appearances this season. Mariah Carey is also expected to stop in too.

Look for Season 2 to kick off on Sept. 23 on FOX.

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