The Private Practice alum has landed the recurring role of Angelo Dubois, a city councilman from a well-respected New York family, TVLine reports. But don't let Angelo's pedigree and wealth fool you. He isn't as concerned with money as he is with community organizing and local politics, noble passions which have already sparked comparisons between his character and Barack Obama.
Are you excited Diggs has joined Empire?
Empire returns on Wednesday, Sept. 21 at 9/8c on Fox.