The Empire star, also known as Yazz, decided against joining the line to get into the famous Beale Street venue and attempted to walk in by going through the club's exit.

However, the 21 year old was blocked by a security guard, who confronted him about skipping the line, prompting the actor to try and use his celebrity to win the bouncer over. When the security official refused to budge, Gray launched into a furious tirade and had to be pulled away by his bodyguard, reports

Gray portrays Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson's onscreen son Hakeem Lyon on the hit hip-hop drama.