The stars brought in 2016 with warm weather and the beach life. Many celebrities were caught frolicking on the sand over New Year's break.

What a difference one year makes. Before Empire’s debut in January 2015, the leading cast members were able to walk down the street without being hounded by thousands of fans. Trai Byers, who plays Andre Lyon, was ready to quit acting altogether after a successful supporting role in the Oscar-nominated hit Selma and a stint […]