Season 5 of Empire was especially tough for Andre (Trai Byers). Not only did he spend time in prison, but he was also diagnosed with cancer. In this flashback video, Lucious (Terrence Howard) tries to talk Andre off a ledge — well not literally.
“Now I know that you went in there and you learned a few things. But somehow along the way, when they took your name and gave you a number, you’ve forgotten your value to me, to this business, to this family,” Lucious says. Watch the clip above to see it all play out!