Comedian Mike Epps and Evan Ross are set to join Lee Daniels hit Fox musical drama, Star!
While the cast of Star prepares for season 2’s epic crossover event with Empire, more cast members have been announced this past week. According to The Jasmine Brand, Evan Ross reportedly has been taped for a key recurring role as Angel, the nephew of Jahil Rivera (Benjamin Bratt).
Moreover, Ross’ character, Angel, is a DJ with a bad-boy streak, who is heavy in the Latin music scene.
Also said to be joining Daniel’s hit musical drama is comedian Mike Epps. Appearing during the two hour crossover event with Empire, Epps will portray a record label president, Jay Holland, who is willing to cross the line with one of them.
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In addition to Ross and Epps, Luke James will play Noah Brooks, a top-selling R&B artist at the label. He is charming and a sweet talker with ambitious streak.
James recently appeared in BET’s New Edition story.
The season 2 crossover event with Star is set to premiere September 27th on Fox.
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