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Jussie Smollett

City of Chicago Sues Jussie Smollett

City of Chicago sues Jussie Smollett.  We knew it was coming.  As promised,  the City of Chicago has filed a lawsuit against Jussie Smollett for the $130,000 to cover the cost for man and woman power used for the “alleged” attack that took place in January.  The cost could go up with additional charges being… Read more »

Jussie Smollett

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 »

Jussie Smollett

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 »

Lee Daniels

Lee Daniels Speaks Out on Jussie Smollett Scandal

Lee Daniels speaks out on Jussie Smollett scandal.  Ever since the Jussie Smollett scandal came to light, we heard from castmates Terrance Howard, and Taraji P Henson, but we have not heard from Empire creator Lee Daniels, until now.  Lee Daniels admits that these past few weeks have been a roller coaster ride, with all… Read more »

Empire Cast

Ratings Down for Midseason Premiere of “Empire”

Ratings Down for Midseason Premiere of “Empire” We’re not sure if we can totally attribute this to the Jussie Smollett case but ratings for Empire are down. The midseason premiere of the drama had the second worse ratings of any episode ever. Among people 18 to 49, only 4.4 million total viewers tuned in on… Read more »

Jussie Smollett

Jussie Smollett Pleads Not Guilty

Jussie Smollett Pleads Not Guilty Jussie Smollett returned to court on Thursday morning. He pleaded not guilty to 16 counts of disorderly conduct from filing a false police report for the alleged staged hate crime against him. Each of the 16 counts carries up to three years in prison and a $25,000 fine. A grand… Read more »