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Grace Gealey plays the character Anika on the hit show “Empire,” and Ms. Boo Boo Kitty herself joins us “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” to discuss the show people can’t stop talking about! Grace gives us the inside scoop on what goes on behind-the-scenes, and how she was cast to be on the show. Listen to her share her amazing story of how she got the opportunity of a lifetime so early in her career. Grace also talks about her character, and how it’s so far from who she is in real life. She tells us how she would’ve handled Lucious cheating on her in real life, why she doesn’t always like playing Anika, and what to expect in the final episodes of the season in this exclusive interview!

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