Terrence Howard Here's What Lucious Would Do In My Court Case

8/15/2015 7:02 AM PDT

Terrence Howard -- What Lucious Would Do in My Court Case (VIDEO)

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Terrence Howard can't talk about Friday's testimony -- that his make-out scene with Jennifer Hudson triggered an insane reaction from then-wife Michelle Ghent -- but he was quick to tell us how Lucious Lyon would handle the court case ... and it's pretty violent.

Speaking of Lucious .... Terrence was chatty on the subject of "Empire," and whether all the guest stars in season 2 could ruin the show's vibe.