Posts Tagged: Jamal Lyon

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 »

Jussie Smollett

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 »

Jussie Smollett

Jussie Smollett’s People Clarify the Incident

Jussie Smollett’s people clarify the incident.  Reps close to Jussie Smollett wanted to come forth and clarify some of the rumors going around surrounding the attack on Empire star Jussie Smollett this week in Chicago. Jussie’s people want to let that contrary to reports, Jussie is turning over his phone records to police for calls… Read more »

Jussie Smollet

Jussie Smolett Donating $125K to Charities

Jussie Smollett donating $125K to charities.   Jussie Smollett, (Jamal Lyon) star of the hit Fox TV show “Empire,” is spreading holiday cheer in the form of cash to various charities. Jussie plans to use the proceeds from his latest album, “Sum of My Music,” to hand out $125,000 to charities that mean the most… Read more »

Mario

R & B Singer Mario to Join Empire

R & B Singer Mario to join Empire.   Now this I like.  Mario is in my opinion a under rated artist and seeing him get a opportunity to shine on one of the hottest shows on television, is a wonderful thing for him and his career.  If course on the show that returns on… Read more »

Empire Renewed

Empire Renewed For 5th Season

Empire Renewed for 5th Season.  Empire sure was good last night!  Lucius had Shyne killed and it was a OMG moment.  He never saw it coming!  Cookie convinced Pound Cake’s daughter to finally come see her dying mother, and the board is coming for Lucius.  With that said the show has been renewed for its… Read more »