Raquel Castro Dishes on \'Empire\' Role — Exclusive (VIDEO)


Raquel Castro Dishes on ‘Empire’ Role — Exclusive (VIDEO)


You might know her as the little girl in Jersey Girl or from Season 1 of The Voice, but these days singer, songwriter, and actress Raquel Castro is making waves playing Marisol on Empire, one of the members of Hakeem's girl group, Ménage a Trois.

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Wetpaint sat down with Raquel to talk all things Empire. She dished about what else we can expect from Ménage a Trois, who will take on a bigger role in an upcoming episode. Spoiler alert: they're going to break out more music, of course!

Plus, she chatted about why her mom flipped out when she was cast on the show, her own reaction to getting the role, and more!

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Speaking of more, Raquel isn't just an actress — she's also a talented singer who writes music of her own. You can check out her latest single, "Young & Dumb," and its music video right here.

For more from Raquel, follow her on Twitter @RaquelCastro.

Watch our exclusive interview with Raquel above, and tune into Empire Season 2 Wednesdays at 9 p.m. ET on FOX.

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