Aside from being the diva that everyone loves, Cookie Lyon has had to jump back in the lives of her children and pick up where they left off. A bona-fide boss, Cookie has wasted no time regulating and guiding the careers of her boys.

Cookie's Life Lesson: Hustle hard and go for yours. When you're the best, they'll remember your name.

The year's biggest show is set to return September 23rd.

Jolie A. Doggett
May, 29, 2015

If you've been suffering from withdrawals since the Empire season finale, we have good news for you! The hop-hop soap opera will be returning on Wednesday, September 23rd for season two. The Empire writing staff tweeted the good news this afternoon:

#Empire fans! @EmpireFOX Season 2 returns Wednesday, September 23, 2015! #MarkYourCalendars #GameTimeBitches

— Empire Writers (@EmpireWriters) May 29, 2015




The upcoming season promises to be filled with more Lyons family drama, more music and more celebrity guest stars including Alicia Keys, Chris Rock and Lenny Kravitz. If that's not enough, Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Ne-Yo has joined the team as co-music producer.




Clear your calendars, Cookie Monsters. Wednesday nights belong to Empire.