Empire actor, Jussie Smollett is Pepsi’s new spokesperson.
Earlier this season, Pepsi became an official sponsor of ‘ ‘Empire’ for a reported $20 million. If you tuned in to this week’s show, you saw that Pepsi named Jamal (Smollett) “music’s new icon,” and featured him in a commercial. In next week’s episode we’ll see a new Pepsi commercial featuring Smollett singing “Ready to Go,” a song produced by Swizz Beatz, a member of ‘Empire’s’ all-star music team.
Jussie took to his Instagram to share the good news: