Posts Tagged: attack

Taraji P. Henson Says Smollett Will Return to ‘Empire’

If Taraji P. Henson’s predictions are correct, we may see her TV son ‘Jamal Lyon’ back for Season 6 of ‘Empire.’   As we know Jussie Smollett, who had the plum role of the Fox hit show, got entangled in a real life legal drama after reported to Chicago police that he had been the target… Read more »

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Jussie Smollett’s “Empire” Role Slashed

Jussie Smollett’s “Empire” Role Slashed.  Because of all the scandal with Jussie’s alleged attack, Empire has decided to slash Jussie’s screen time on the upcoming season of Empire. According to sources, Jussie was supposed to have 9 scenes and a big musical number in the second to the last episode, but now 5 scenes have… Read more »

Did Jussie Smollett Stage His Own Attack?

UPDATED 2/17/19:  Social media has blown up over revelations that ‘Empire’ star Jussie Smollett may have “orchestrated” his own attack.  The prevailing question that everyone is asking is, “Why would he do something like that?” The answer may lie with the two Nigerian brothers who were initially identified as ‘suspects’ in the case. After their… Read more »

Chicago PD Will Charge Smollett if He Lied About ‘Attack’

Chicago Police say they will proceed with charges against Smollett if it turns out that he has made a false report about an alleged homophobic attack, according to a tweet from Fox 32 Chicago reporter Rafer Weigel: #ChicagoPolice Supt Eddie Johnson says #JussieSmollett is still being treated as the victim in this case but if… Read more »

Smollett: ‘I Won’t Let Attackers Win’

Jussie Smollett took a emotional, determined and defiant stand in his first public comments since he says he was attacked in Chicago. He took to the stage for a show in West Hollywood saying that his people told him not to perform, but told the crowd he had to go on with the show because… Read more »