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Jussie Smollett

New body camera footage shows Jussie Smollett inside his apartment right after his alleged attackers ‘poured bleach’ on him and more, according to the ‘Empire’ actor. Jussie explains why he kept the noose on. Police officers paid a visit to Jussie Smollett’s apartment shortly after suffering an alleged attack onRead More →

Empire creator Lee Daniels 'beyond embarrassed' by Jussie Smollett scandal

Empire co-creator and director Lee Daniels is speaking out about the personal pain caused by the recent Jussie Smollett case. Speaking to New York magazine, Daniels discussed the Empire actor’s downfall amid allegations he perpetuated a hate crime hoax in Chicago in January. Daniels originally issued a statement in supportRead More →

Lee Daniels Responds To New Reports That Jussie Smollett Is Returning To 'Empire'

Jussie Smollett‘s days on Empire are over for good, and Lee Daniels is making sure nobody is confused. The news was confirmed on Tuesday afternoon when Daniels, the show’s co-creator, responded to a report from Variety that suggested Smollett was expected to return for the drama’s series finale. “This isRead More →