What Remains Is Bestial
Season Three, Episode Three
Air date October 5, 2016
Writer Diane Ademu-John
Eric Haywood
Director Millicent Shelton
Viewers 9.25 million
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What Remains Is Bestial is the third episode of the third season of Empire and the 33rd episode overall. It aired on October 5, 2016.

Cookie asks superstar Kitty to record a new song with Jamal, in hopes of helping him regain his ability to perform; Andre gets into trouble; Hakeem and Gram vie for Tiana's attention.




Main Cast

Recurring Cast

Guest Cast

  • Mariah Carey as Kitty
  • Taye Diggs as Angelo DuBois
  • Ezri Walker as Zeah
  • Romeo Miller as Gram
  • Jessica Klaas as Sonja
  • Ben Marten as Max Perkins
  • Sean Michael Sullivan as Gus
  • Juan Antonio as Philip
  • Matthew Yee as Agent Hughes
  • Justin Morgan as Hot Delivery Man
  • Alexa Hartfield as Treece
  • Anthony McDonald as Bailiff
  • Mary Beth Burns as Judge Reid

Major/Highlighted Events


  • The title of this episode is taken from William Shakespeare's play, Othello: Act 2, Scene 3, Page 12.