In season two premiere The Winner Takes It All, while still dealing with the repercussions of Hunter’s death, Star goes to great lengths to assure that the group gets a release date for their album. A frustrated Simone struggles with bullying and Alexandra moves in with Derek despite the hardships they’ve experienced.
Meanwhile, Carlotta faces difficult decisions when it comes to managing the group, causing the STAR and EMPIRE worlds to collide as Jamal Lyon (guest star Jussie Smollett from Empire) is sought for advice.
Cast: Queen Latifah as Carlotta Brown, Benjamin Bratt as Jahil Rivera, Jude Demorest as Star Davis, Ryan Destiny as Alexandra, Brittany O’Grady as Simone Davis, Amiyah Scott as Cotton, Quincy Brown as Derek Jones, Michael Michele as Ayanna Floyd, Luke James as Noah Brooks, Stephen Dorff as Bobby Dean; Miss Lawrence as Miss Bruce
Guest Cast: Jussie Smollett as Jamal Lyon, Tasha Smith as Carol Hardaway, Imani Lewis as Karen, Mike Epps as Jay Holland, Kareem Grimes as Omari, Juanita Jennings as Grandma Ruby, Naomi Campbell as Rose, Jack Yang as Elliot Wu, Nealla Gordon as Arlene Morgan and Lance Gross as Maurice Jetter
Series: Star Season 2 Episode 1
Air Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Time Slot: 9:01 PM-10:00 PM EST on FOX