'Empire' Season 2 is Coming: Candid Moments On Set with the Cast

Season 2 of 'Empire' can't come soon enough. In the meantime here's a sneak peek of what's going on behind-the-scenes of filming season 2, courtesy of Taraji P. Henson, Lee Daniels, Jussie Smollett, and more.

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You know the Lyon men always have to ride in style.

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The cast takes a five-minute (prison) break.

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What could Lee Daniels be pleading Terrence Howard for?

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It looks like a happy visitation between Lucious and Cookie! 

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Lee Daniels pauses for a pic with season two guest star Chris Rock.

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We hope the writers are creating some quotable lines for Ta'Rhonda Jones!

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Do you think that Bryshere Gray and Kaitlin Doubleday's cigars are real or a prop?

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We can practically feel the love that Trai Byers, Grace Gealey and Kaitlin Doubleday have for each other.

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Yazz, Gabourey Sidibe and Jussie Smollett betta find some shades because their futures are too bright to handle.

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Study those lines, Jussie! 

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Jussie, Terrence, Lee and Tyra Ferrell have never looked happier.

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The boys are back in town.

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So this is how Lee gets Taraji to unleash her inner Cookie.

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We were so distracted by Trai sexy smolder in the background that we completely overlooked the skeleton!

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Royalty has arrived.

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The cast sure does know how to werk it in all black.

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Cookie's fashion and enviable footwear steals the show.

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That's a wrap(ish)!