FOX’s new series ‘STAR’ follows the dreams of 3 talented singers

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FOX’s newest show, “STAR,” debuted on December 14 with a special premiere episode following the fall finale of “Empire.”

From the creators of hit show “Empire,” “STAR” follows the journeys of three talented singers who crave stardom. The series portrays the gritty, cut-throat behind-the-scenes of the music industry.

Star, played by Jude Demorest, came up in the foster care system. She sets out to find her sister Simone, played by Brittany O’Grady. Star also introduces her Instagram friend Alexandra, played by Ryan Destiny, into her circle, and the three head to Atlanta to become stars.

The show also features Queen Latifah, Benjamin Bratt and Lenny Kravitz.

After its debut episode, “Star” will air started Wednesday, January 4 at 9 p.m.

Check out this exclusive scene between Lenny Kravitz’s character Roland Crane and Lucious Lyon, from “Empire” (played by Terrance Howard) from the first episode: