The Chicago Police Department has released the footage of its officers arriving at the apartment of Empire actor Jussie Smollett following his report of an alleged assault.
Fox's hip-hop show 'Empire' will end with its sixth season, and controversial star Jussie Smollett is unlikely to be a part of it.
The city of Chicago is all set to sue Empire star Jussie Smollett to recover the $130,000 costs of the investigation into the alleged hate crime he reported to police.
City officials in Chicago have ordered Empire actor Jussie Smollett to pay $130,000 (around £100,000) back to the police department after he was accused of staging a racist attack on himself.
Jussie Smollett, an actor known for playing Jamal Lyon in US hip-hop drama Empire, has been catapulted to an international platform after his claims of being a victim of a racist and homophobic attack have turned into one of Hollywood’s most baffling mysteries.
Saturday Night Live did not go easy on Empire co-star Jussie Smollett, who was recently charged with filing a false police report for allegedly faking the assault on him, originally perceived to be possible hate crime. In a Shark Tank parody skit, Shark Tank: Legal Edition, Smollett, played by SNL's Chris Redd, was one of two contestants to appear in front of four "sharks", in this case lawyers who have themselves been embroiled in controversies -- Stormy Daniels' lawyer…
One day after Jussie Smollett was arrested on multiple felony charges over last month's alleged racist and homophobic attack in Chicago, the producers of Empire have cut the actor from the rest of the show's fifth season. "The events of the past few weeks have been incredibly emotional for all of us," executive producers Lee Daniels, Danny Strong, Brett Mahoney, Brian Grazer, Sanaa Hamri, Francie Calfo and Dennis Hammer in a statement this morning in reference to the…
Jussie Smollett has said he feels 'betrayed' by the justice system after being released on $100,000 bail and having to surrender his passport following his arrest yesterday.
Empire actor Jussie Smollett has been charged with filing a false police report, the Chicago Police Department has confirmed.
Jussie Smollett, one of the stars of US TV series Empire, was brutally attacked by two men on Monday night in a incident that is being treated as a racially motivated hate crime.