Jussie Smollett

Jussie Smollett Indicted by Special Prosecutor

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- Former "Empire" co-star Jussie Smollett, who allegedly faked a hate-crime attack on himself last year before charges were dropped, has been indicted by a grand jury, the special prosecutor who re-examined the case said Tuesday. The grand jury returned a six-count...
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Taye Diggs Wants to Work With Jussie Smollett Again: 'He's My Boy'

Taye Diggs is looking back on his recurring role with “Empire” and thinking fondly of star Jussie Smollett, despite the allegations against him. Smollett, who was accused back in February of staging a January 29th hate crime against himself, has faced extensive backlash following the controversy...
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"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett in custody after being charged with filing a false police report

CHICAGO (AP) — "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett turned himself in early Thursday to face accusations that he filed a false police report when he told authorities he was attacked in Chicago by two men who hurled racist and anti-gay slurs and looped a rope around his neck, police said. Smollett turned...
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