Welcome back to the Lyons den. Empire season 2 premieres Sept. 23 on FOX!

The Lyon family are set to roar back onto the small screen on September 23rd when ‘Empire’ season 2 debuts.

Anticipation is already at fever pitch for the return of the FOX smash, which was created by Lee Daniel and is anchored by Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson.

To whip the already sky-high hype into overdrive, the network have unwrapped the first promotional snap for the music drama’s sophomore run.