What We May Be
Season Three, Episode Seven
Air date November 30, 2016
Writer Diane Ademu-John
Malcom Spellman
Director Kevin Bray
Viewers 7.84 million
Chimes at Midnight
The Unkindest Cut

What We May Be is the seventh episode of the third season of Empire and the 37th episode overall. It aired on November 30, 2016.

Cookie looks to Candace for tips on how to plan an elaborate family dinner that will impress Angelo's mother, Diane. Meanwhile, old home videos cause Cookie to face secrets about her relationship with her father that she had tried to hide from her kids, and Andre organizes an unlikely duet.




Main Cast

Recurring Cast

Guest Cast

  • Phylicia Rashad as Diana DuBois
  • Eric Lane as Drop
  • Birgundi Baker as Teen Carol
  • Lawnyae Marie as Teenage Candace
  • Angela Yee as Herself
  • Juan Antonio as Philip
  • Ray Austin as John Halloway

Major/Highlighted Events


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