"The Cosby Show" Star Phylicia Rashad Is To Guest Star On Season 3 Of Hit T.V. Show Empire
|"The Cosby Show" Star Phylicia Rashad |
Is To Guest Star On Season 3 Of Empire
In addition to Diggs, Rashad also joins fellow series newcomers Mariah Carey, rapper French Montana, singer Sierra McClain, singer Kid Cudi, rapper Birdman and rapper Xzibit, who made his debut in the season-two finale and will return in a series-regular capacity.
The Emmy winner will play Diana Dubois, a powerhouse from one of New York's oldest and most prominent African-American families.
As the mother of ambitious city councilman Angelo Dubois (season-three guest star Taye Diggs), she has her sights set on higher office for her only son and she'll stop at nothing to help him get to the top.
In addition to her two-time Emmy-winning role on The Cosby Show as Claire Huxtable, Rashad's recent credits include Creed, Psych and Lifetime's 2012 Steel Magnolias remake.