President Trump jumped into the beef today surrounding Jussie Smollett, the Empire actor accused of paying off people to create a false hate crime against him. Smollett faces a felony disorderly conduct charge, with Chicago police accusing him of concocting an attack in which men wearing red “MAGA” hats beat him up, called him homophobic […]
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 […]
Prior to the criminal charges, reps for the Fox series Empire made statements that Jussie Smollett’s character would not be removed from the show, but after being charged with filing the false police report in the created and rehearsed hate attack, Smollett maybe removed from the TV drama. Sources close to the show’s producers say […]
The case is becoming clearer in Chicago, did Jussie Smollett stage his own attack?
The two men who were previously “persons of interest” in the homophobic and racial attack on Empire actor Jussie Smollett have now been arrested. Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said the two Nigerian brothers have been treated as potential suspects because Chicago detectives had “probable cause that they may have been involved in an alleged crime.” […]
Through confirmed reports, Chicago detectives are currently interrogating two people who have been positively identified as the same people that were seen on the surveillance photos that were released last week by the Chicago Police Department. Chicago police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi confirmed that these two individuals were in the area of downtown Chicago where the […]
Empire actor Jussie Smollett is “pissed off” that he is being doubted about the recent attack where he claims he was assaulted and had a noose placed around his neck by assailants who poured a chemical substance on him and yelled homophobic and racial slurs. In a recent interview on ABC’s Good Morning America, the […]
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 […]
Oh, what a tangled web we weave… Jussie Smollett is in the hot seat after there have been several reports that the openly gay actor may have possibly filed a false report to police. If that’s the case, the Chicago Police Department promises to charge Smollett for making a false police report in regards to […]
The FBI along with the Chicago Police Dept. is conducting a criminal investigation in the alleged attack on Empire actor Jussie Smollett and images of the potential persons of interests have been released. Yesterday, the CPD released two photographs of two potential persons of interest in the alleged hate crime. The pictures were stills taken […]
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 Advertisement Original Text: Jussie Smollett, one of the stars of […]
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 […]
@jussiesmollett receives the key to #Atlanta at our @SeanJohn @Macys Lenox Square event today. #DreamBIG A photo posted by SEAN JOHN (@seanjohn) on Nov 14, 2015 at 12:33pm PST One of our favorite Lyon family members, Empire‘s Jussie Smollett, received the key to Atlanta over the weekend at the Sean John “Dream Big” event at […]
WGN America announced today that Jussie Smollett (“Empire“) has signed on to guest star in the cable network’s pulse-pounding thriller “Underground,” in which bravery, ingenuity and power take center stage as slaves band together in the fight of their lives – for their families, their future…and their freedom.
‘Empire’ star Jussie Smollett took to Twitter to air out billionaire Donald Trump While many Americans watched in horror as the city of Baltimore was burning, Donald Trump decided to go to Twitter to bash President Obama for not helping out during the riots. Our great African American President hasn’t exactly had a positive impact […]