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Handsome actor Trai Byers, 31, plays Lucious Lyon's oldest son, Andre Lyon, who despite his tendencies to get more than a little crazy at time, sure knows how to hold our attention.
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Byers can bring us flowers any time. That's one smooth brother. Hello, gorgeous!
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Midwesterners, stand up! Byers is representing you right. He was born in Kansas City, Kansas. (Aren't you happy he followed the yellow brick road right to Hollywood?) He's a natural star!
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From his chiseled chin to his silky smooth skin, we're totally smitten' with all things Byers.
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Seasoned actor Terrence Howard expertly transformed into Lucious Lyon. Calling his performance captivating would be an absolute understatement.
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Howard knows his pose!
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Howard has a history of brining a steamy intensity to each of his roles, and when he does, fans can't help but take notice.
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Actor Derek Luke is no stranger to our crush list. He's the epitome of hot chocolate and he never (ever) disappoints onscreen.
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Click that "like" button if you agree that Luke is right at home as an addition to this red-hot cast.
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Luke makes 40 look like the new 25. From Antwone Fisher to now, it's clear that the actor is aging like fine wine.
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Actor Malik Yoba helps to round out this hunky group of leading man, offering his signature low-key sex appeal and seasoned acting chops one episode after another.
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He may not have the heftiest lines, but Yoba's performance as Lucious' right hand man Vernon Turner on EMPIRE is still not to be missed.
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Hot chocolate alert: We see you Mr. Yoba! (Wink!)
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Smollett as middle son Jamal Lyon on EMPIRE has immediately became the ultimate scene stealer.
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Smollett sweet falsetto is absolutely mesmerizing. Wouldn't you agree?
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Smollett is synonymous to smoldering on this smash hit show.
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Bryshere Gray stars as rapper Hakeem Lyon on EMPIRE. Um, hello arms!
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Of course the cast would not be complete without a PYT like Gray.
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EMPIRE's youngest resident cutie, even walks the runway with style.
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Gray hails from Philly, and we're sure his hometown is bursting with pride with all the budding musician has accomplished as one of the breakout stars on EMPIRE.
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