Fantastic news for former General Hospital star Annie Illonzeh. The actress, who portrayed Maya Ward on GH, will play TV reporter Harper Scott on Empire.
According to EW,
The character is one of the best reporters in the business and is focused on Empire. She’s tough, smart, and not above using her seductive appearance to get answers — this is Empire, after all.
Reportedly, Ilonzeh will being her run during Empire's final eight episodes of the season.
Since leaving General Hospital, Ilonzeh starred in the swiftly canceled Charlie's Angels and appeared on a number of shows, including: Switched at Birth, Drop Dead Diva, Arrow and Person of Interest.