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Becky Williams
Becky Williams (Gabourey Sidibe) - Empire Season 3 Official Cast Photo.jpg
General Information
Gender: Female
Resides in: Brownsville, Brooklyn, New York (formerly)
New York City, New York
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Occupation(s): Executive Assistant at Empire Entertainment (formerly)
A&R at Empire & Gutter Life Records
Family and Friends
Family: Unnamed Caucasian mother

Unborn Child † (with J Poppa)

Relationships: J Poppa (ex-boyfriend)
Friends: Jamal Lyon

Porsha Taylor

Employer: Lucious Lyon
Jamal Lyon (formerly)
Andre Lyon
Cookie Lyon
Additional Information
Empire Chronology
First Appearance: Pilot
Portrayer: Gabourey Sidibe

Becky Williams is a main (formerly recurring) character on the FOX series, Empire. She was Lucious Lyon's executive assistant at Empire Entertainment, and one of the people he could truly trust.

She is portrayed by actress Gabourey Sidibe, and she first appears in Pilot. Following Jamal Lyon's official promotion to Vice Chairman, due to Lucious choosing Jamal as his successor, Jamal promotes her to A&R. She is also a part of A&R for Empire's imprint label, Gutter Life Records.


Season One


The Outspoken King

Suspicious of Lucious current behavior, Becky looks through his bag and finds his prescription for his ALS. She then looks up his condition and confronts him about it. Lucious apologizes for not telling her and says no one can know about it. She is visibly distressed.


Becky is loyal to Lucious and Jamal


  • She is the only recurring character with a promotional picture.