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‘Empire’ Actress Joins John Asher Drama ‘Po’

Empire’s” Kaitlin Doubleday is set to co-star in the John Asher autism drama “Po.”

Christopher Gorham also stars in pic that follows a recently widowed man who must learn to cope with becoming a single father to his 9-year-old autistic son.

Rod Hamilton is producing along with Asher. The original script was penned by Colin Goldman from a story that Goldman and Steve C. Roberts developed.

Doubleday broke out this past season as Rhonda Lyon, the wife to Lucious Lyon’s eldest son on the Fox drama. She is repped by Paradigm and MPG Management.

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