Jussie Smollett Dropped from Empire

Jussie Smollett will not return to Empire for season six, TVGrapevine has learned. The news comes after he allegedly staged a racially motivated attack against himself. He was also accused of lying to the police after the alleged attack.

“By mutual agreement, the studio has negotiated an extension to Jussie Smollett’s option for season six, but at this time there are no plans for the character of Jamal to return to ‘Empire,'” the studio said …

Empire’s Jussie Smollett Sued by City of Chicago

Jussie Smollett faces more legal trouble. The Empire actor,  who was arrested earlier this year for his role in allegedly faking a racist and anti gay attack on himself, is being sued by the city of Chicago, TVGrapevine has learned.

According to TMZ, the actor, who allegedly also lied to cops after the incident, is being sued for at least a half a million dollars in order to pay back the city for the …

Charges Dropped Against Empire Star Jussie Smollett

Empire star Jussie Smollett is a free man. The On Our Own alum, who allegedly faked a  racial attack against himself, has had all charges dropped against him in the incident.

According to TMZ, his lawyer released the following statement: “Today, all criminal charges against Jussie Smollett were dropped and his record has been wiped clean of the filing of this tragic complaint against him. Jussie was attacked by two people he was unable …