Scotty Tovar plays Carlito on Empire. Carlito is a rapper whose career is on the rise and he believes he’s exactly what hip-hop needs.
Lucious won a bet to meet Carlito at a high stakes poker game:
In season 5 of Empire, we’ll see Lucious and Cookie’s love life take a turn for the worst. In the first half of season 5, Lucious and Cookie’s relationship was perfect. They’re now facing financial issues as they try to build Lyon Family Management. Hopefully, Carlito will help put the Lyons back on the map.
Scotty Tovar is best known for his role as Ricky Dawson in Rosewood. He also appeared in Animal Kingdom as Rafael and Whiteblood as Julius. The following tweet reveals that Tovar landed a recurring role on Empire‘s fifth season:
Tovar also appeared in the TV movie The Mission as Daniel Chizo. He posted a picture of the script:
The following pic shows Scotty alongside actress Vanessa Vasquez. She plays Ezme Chizo on The Mission.
Scotty is a New York Yankees fan. Earlier this year, he posted the following pic at Yankee Stadium:
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