Ivan Ellis is a Chicago-based singer, actor, and entertainer. Currently, he has a principle role on FOX’s hit series Empire. Ivan has had much success as an actor securing roles on national television series, such as Empire and Chicago PD. He has also earned principle roles in numerous stage plays and played the lead in the movie “You & Me”. As a vocalist, Ivan has shared the stage with various notable artists such as Brandy, Raheem DaVaughn, Lil Kim, LeToya Luckett and Syleena Johnson. He is gearing up to release his first EP this spring with the first single scheduled for release in March.
Empire is an American musical drama television series which debuted on Fox on January 7, 2015. The show centers around a hip hop music and entertainment company, Empire Enterprises, and the drama among the members of the founders’ family as they fight for control of the company. The hour-long family drama was created by Lee Daniels and Danny Strong, and stars Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson. Ivan Ellis will make his ‘Empire’ debut on Wednesday, March 4th, 2015 on Episode 9: “Unto the Breach”. Make sure you tune in to this season of ‘Empire’ on Fox network. Check your local listings for schedule times and stations.
Ivan Ellis with Debbie Allen & Pattie LaBelle on the set of ‘Empire’.
Ivan Ellis with Snoop Dogg, Grace Gealey, & Taraji P. Henson on the set of ‘Empire’,
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