Posts Tagged: Empire

Jussie Smollett

Jussie Smollett Case File to be Unsealed

Jussie Smollett case file to be unsealed.  Uh oh…You know the City of Chicago is still mad as hell at Jussie Smollett.  So much that a judge is allowing the sealed file to be unsealed.  I don’t know what they will find, but I’m sure it will be explosive… Read here

Taraji P Henson

Why Taraji P Henson Did Not Attend Met Gala

Taraji P Henson had a very good reason for not attending the Met Gala. Taraji, skipped the Met Gala in honor of her friend and mentor, John Singleton, who started her career giving her starring role in Baby Boy. Taraji was supposed to be paired with Vera Wang for the fashion event, and I’m sure… Read more »

Jussie Smollett

Empire Rating’s Bottom Out for Jussie Finale

Empire Rating’s bottom out for Jussie Finale.  I still have not seen Wednesday’s episode of the first black homosexual wedding on Empire (I taped it and will watch tonight) and it looks like it did not bring the ratings they had hoped for  either.  Yep I don’t know if the Jussie Smollett scandal is the… Read more »

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 »

Malik Yoba

Malik Yoba to Reprise Role in New York Undercover Reboot on ABC

Malik Yoba to reprise role in New York Undercover reboot on ABC.  Detective J.C. Williams aka Malik Yoba is back! He will reprise his role in the reboot of New York Undercover. The show will pick up 20 years later with Williams overseeing the department and the next generation of detectives. Several old cast members… Read more »