McRae who is currently a series regular on TNT’s “Murder in the First,” and had a major recurring role in “Sons of Anarchy” with other credits including “Ray Donovan,” “Battle Creek” and Reese Witherspoon’s “Wild” is set to make an appearance in the much-anticipated Empire season 2 which premieres next month.
He will do a three-episode arc, playing a love interest for Becky (Gabourey Sidibe).
MO McRae with character name J-Poppa, is described as a handsome, easygoing guy who is seeing Becky, assistant to Lucious Lyon (Terrence Howard) at Empire Entertainment. J-Poppa also develops a strong connection with Andre (Trai Byers).
“Empire” marks a reunion for McRae and exec producer Lee Daniels and Danny Strong, as he appeared in their 2013 film “The Butler.”
MO McRae is repped by CAA and Untitled.