During its five year run, Empire is known for being an intense family drama. The show centers on the Hip-Hop music and entertainment company, Empire Entertainment, and all the tensions that exist between the members of the founders’ family. In season five, Cookie and Lucious Lyons have been trying to pick up the pieces after […]
Sammie is 32. With his new 13 track album, Everlasting, the singer puts all of those reservations aside. He is totally grown up and is every bit of sexy as his big brother, Tank. And believe or not, it is ok to listen to his music and not feel weird. It is a quality and strong album, talking real grown man sh*t. People have been asking for a real R&B album and here you go.
Empire Co-Creator Lee Daniels took to Instagram to share his feelings on what it has been like for him and the cast dealing with the Jussie Smollett situation. In a video he shared on this Wednesday night, which is the day Empire airs on Fox, he says, “Hi, guys I’m back, this past couple of […]
Good Morning America host Robin Roberts is opening up about her sit down controversial interview with Jussie Smollett regarding his alleged hate crime attack. Roberts admitted to not being sure if she wanted to do the interview at first, “I’ll be completely honest, I was like I don’t know if I want to do the […]
Queen Latifah made it clear that she is standing by Jussie Smollett’s side until there’s solid proof that he staged the attack against himself. Smollett was charged with filing a false police report last week and slammed by the Chicago Police Department for using “the pain and anger of racism to promote his career.” However, […]
Jussie Smollett receives supports from his tv-dad. Many are still trying to decipher Jussie Smollet’s investigation. The Empire actor was indicted arrested this past week for filing a false police report, after his alleged attack in Chicago last month. Despite the removal of his character for the remainder of the show’s 5th season, Terrance Howard […]
Jussie Smollett recently has been dismissed from the Empire cast and is facing a felony, which he will go to court for on March 14. The latest details regarding the case state Smollett informed the Chicago Police that he is currently battling an untreated drug problem. When Smollett turned himself into the police, he revealed […]
Empire actor Jussie Smollett apologized to the cast and crew of the FOX show, however, he remained to his statement of not being behind the attack that has dominated headlines all month. In reaction to the charges placed against Smollett by the Chicago Police, Empire officials have removed Smollett’s character, Jamal, from the final episodes […]
Good Morning America host Robin Roberts is reacting to news of Jussie Smollett being arrested and being charged with filing a false police report, which she says is a “set back for race relations.” During Thursday’s episode of GMA Roberts says that Smollett’s actions will make it harder for victims to be believed. “It’s a setback for […]
Jussie Smollett turned himself into the Chicago Police early Thursday morning (Feb. 21). The Empire actor will have a court date at 1 p.m. Central time. It has been revealed that he also sent himself the threatening letter. The reason for all of this is because he was “dissatisfied with his salary.” The press and […]
The case is becoming clearer in Chicago, did Jussie Smollett stage his own attack?
According to a recent report from Page Six, two neighbors of Empire Star Jussie Smollett have allegedly come forward to say that the actor is lying about being attacked in a hate crime. The Chicago PD has been sure to remind the 36-year old thespian of the repercussions of filing a false police report, especially […]
Update #1: The Chicago Police Department reveal Smollett was called out by racial and homophobic slurs prior to his attack, which included an unknown chemical. Chicago Police Department just sent out this statement re: Jussie Smollett pic.twitter.com/DxQswZn8xd — philip lewis (@Phil_Lewis_) January 29, 2019 Original Text: Jussie Smollett, one of the stars of FOX’s Empire, […]
Jussie Smollett is clearly in the Christmas spirit. Smollett, who plays Jamal Lyon on Empire, has donated $125,000 to a list of African-American charities that he supports. The charities include the Black AIDS Institute, Flint KIDS, South Africa’s SKY Foundation, the Trayvon Martin Foundation, Colin Kaepernick’s Know Your Rights Camp, ACLU, and the Anthony Burrell […]
Even 30 years after his tragic passing, art icon Jean-Michel Basquiat is still inspiring the culture on multiple platforms. We’ve seen him resurrected in music and most recently through film, but now New Era is bringing Basquiat to the world of sportswear with a hat collection dedicated to some of his greatest artworks. Advertisement Using […]
Just last week we reported that Young Dolph turned down a $22 million deal choosing to remain independent. But, oh what a difference a week makes! Young Dolph has since signed a multi-million dollar partnership deal with Empire that supposedly has the potential to grow to 8 figures over the course of the deal’s lifetime. […]