Posts Tagged: Jussie Smollett

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 »

Independent Review of Smollett Case Dismissal

In Chicago, the embattled Cook County State’s Attorney has called for an independent investigation into how her office handled the case against actor/singer Jussie Smollett. Even the Kim Foxx, recused herself from the investigation after Smollett became a suspect, she has been targeted after her office dismissed all charges connected to an alleged homophobic, racist… Read more »

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Jussie Smollett Says Chicago is Trying to Intimidate Him

Jussie Smollett Says Chicago Is Trying To Intimidate Him The Jussie Smollett drama continues. With the city of Chicago preparing to file a $130,000 civil suit against Smollett for the cost of investigating his alleged assault incident, Jussie’s attorney Mark Geragos is about to get litigious himself. Geragos might file a defamation suit against the… Read more »

Black-ish’, ‘Black Panther’ & Beyonce Win Big at NAACP Image Awards

At last night’s star-studded NAACP Image Awards, Beyonce won “Entertainer of the Year Honors.” In her acceptance speech she propped up others who were nominated in the same category …    LeBron James, Regina King, Chadwick Boseman and director Ryan Coogler: “Regina King, I love you so much. You taught us patience, persistence and how to… Read more »

‘Empire’ Cast ‘Fiercely Divided’ Over Jussie Smollett

After the abrupt dismissal of charges in the case of former ‘Empire’ star Jussie Smollett, he went before cameras saying that he just wanted to “get back to work,”  as he continued to proclaim that he had no hand in staging a racist, homophobic attack on himself in late January.   But, things don’t seem like… Read more »

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All Charges Against Jussie Smollett Have Been Dropped

All charges against Jussie Smollett have been DROPPED!  Yes this is hot off of the press!  According to NBC news in a stunning reversal, Chicago prosecutors have dropped all charges against “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett just weeks after he was indicted on 16 felony counts for allegedly filing a false police report. Jussie was seen… Read more »