Deadline reported, Nicole Ari Parker, who plays Giselle Barker in FOX ‘Empire’, has been promoted as a series regular for season five.
Parker joined the series on the fourth season. Her character is the beautiful ex-wife of Eddie Barker. Her arc for the upcoming season will be about reclaiming her own power and getting a love interest.
Empire cast also include Terence Howard, Taraji P. Henson, Jussie Smollett, Bryshere “Yazz” Gray, Trai Byers, Gabourey Sidibe, Ta’Rhonda Jones, Serayah, Andre Royo and Terrell Carter.