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Jussie Smollett: American actor
Jussie Smollett is an American actor and singer. He began his career as a child actor in 1987 acting in films including The Mighty Ducks (1992) and Rob Reiner's North (1994). In 2015, Smollett portrayed musician Jamal Lyon in the Fox drama series Empire, a role which was hailed as groundbreaking for its positive depiction of a black gay man on television. Smollett has also appeared in Ridley Scott's science fiction film Alien: Covenant (2017) as Ricks and in Marshall (2017) as Langston Hughes.

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Jussie Smollett countersues Chicago over alleged attack

The actor's claims come in a countersuit against the city which is suing him to recover more than $130,000 that police say was spent on its investigation into Smollett's claim that he was beaten
CBS News - Published

Former U.S. attorney named special prosecutor in Smollett case

Dan Webb has been tasked with re-examining the handling of the Smollett case, marking the sixth time he's been tapped as a special prosecutor
CBS News - Published

Videos for Jussie Smollett


Smolett Sues Chicago [Video]Smolett Sues Chicago

The actor Jussie Smollett has sued the city of Chicago and multiple police officers for malicious prosecution. Reuters reports that Smolett said they caused him economic harm, mental anguish and..

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Trump Says Past Presidents Should Have Killed ISIS Leader al-Baghdadi

In a freewheeling speech to police chiefs, President Trump also railed against impeachment, Jussie Smollett and Chicago’s violence.
NYTimes.com - Published

Donald Trump blasts Chicago's police superintendent, Jussie Smollett in speech to cops

"He was a sick and depraved man, and now he's dead," Trump said to the cheers and laughter from a police chiefs group. "He's dead as a doornail."
USATODAY.com - Published

Jussie Smollett's fails to persuade judge to drop Chicago lawsuit seeking $130,000 fine

Jussie Smollett failed to persuade a federal judge to dismiss a civil suit by city seeking $130,000 for wasting police time.
USATODAY.com - Published

'I miss him so much': How 'Empire' addressed writing off Jussie Smollett's character

In Tuesday night's season 6 premiere, "Empire" acknowledged the elephant in the room: Jussie Smollett's absence following his hate crime hoax scandal.
USATODAY.com - Published

How Jussie Smollett Was Written Off the Last Season of ‘Empire’

Mr. Smollett still faces legal troubles over his claim that he was the victim of a racist and homophobic assault.
NYTimes.com - Published

Special prosecutor named in Jussie Smollett case

A Chicago judge on Friday named a special prosecutor to look into why state prosecutors abruptly dropped charges against actor Jussie Smollett that accused him of staging a racist, anti-gay attack..
USATODAY.com - Published Also reported by •Reuters

Special prosecutor named to look into dropped charges against Jussie Smollett

A Chicago judge on Friday named a special prosecutor to look into why state prosecutors abruptly dropped charges against actor Jussie Smollett.
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Chicago judge may tap special prosecutor to review actor Jussie Smollett's case

The case of ex-"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, who sparked a firestorm in Chicago by reporting a racist attack authorities have ruled a hoax, returns to court on Friday, when local media say a judge..
Reuters - Published

ShowBiz Minute: Johnson, Smollett, Bailey

"Laugh-in" comedic actor Arte Johnson dies at 90; Jussie Smollett wants Chicago’s lawsuit moved to federal court; Halle Bailey of Chloe x Halle to play Ariel in Disney’s Live-Action "Little..
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New video from Jussie Smollett hate crime case released

New video from the Jussie Smollett hate crime case shows what appears to be a noose around the "Empire" actor's neck. Video from a Chicago police body camera was taken inside Smollett's home in..
CBS News - Published

ShowBiz Minute: Smollett, Gooding Jr., Jackson

Police release more than 1,000 files from the Jussie Smollett probe; Lawyer: Cuba Gooding Jr.'s accuser "troubled," calls groping case bogus; Tributes to Michael Jackson flow on the 10th anniversary of..
USATODAY.com - Published

Police release videos from Smollett probe

Chicago police release hundreds of files from the investigation into Jussie Smollett's claim he was attacked by two men in January. (June 25)
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Police footage shows Jussie Smollett with noose around his neck

Chicago police released footage of Jussie Smollett with a noose around his neck.
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Jussie Smollett: Chicago police share previously unseen video of rope around actor's neck

In video shared by Chicago police, Jussie Smollett is seen wearing a noose, and men are seen buying supplies to carry out the allegedly-staged attack.
USATODAY.com - Published

Judge allows probe over dropped charges in Jussie Smollett case

A special prosecutor would have the authority to bring new charges against the "Empire" actor if there are "reasonable grounds" to do so
CBS News - Published

Jussie Smollett incident isn't over: Chicago judge appoints special prosecutor to investigate

A Cook County judge appointed a special prosecutor to probe the decision to drop charges against Empire actor Jussie Smollett.
USATODAY.com - Published

Jussie Smollett scandal left 'Empire' co-creator Lee Daniels feeling 'beyond embarrassed'

"Empire" co-creator Lee Daniels is "embarrassed" about the Jussie Smollett scandal. But he still wants to believe the actor: "I love him so much."
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Chicago police release 911 calls from night Jussie Smollett claims he was attacked

Chicago police on Wednesday released two 911 calls from the night in January when Jussie Smollett claimed he was attacked. In one of the recordings, an unidentified caller said he worked for Smollett..
CBS News - Published

Chicago releases Smollett incident 911 calls

The city of Chicago released two 911 calls made after "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett claimed he was the victim of a racist, homophobic attack. An unidentified man made both calls. He said he worked for..
USATODAY.com - Published

Jussie Smollett: Timeline since "Empire" actor reported Chicago attack

The alleged attack of the "Empire" actor sprawled into a saga longer and stranger than anyone could have guessed
CBS News - Published

'Empire' star Jussie Smollett's 911 calls released: 'They put a noose around his neck'

A couple of 911 calls from the night of Jussie Smollett's alleged attack have been released.
USATODAY.com - Published

Smollett's days on "Empire" over, series co-creator says

Lee Daniels says actor won't be returning; charges that Smollett faked hate crime have been dropped but controversies continue
CBS News - Published

'Empire' co-creator Lee Daniels says Jussie Smollett will not return for final season

"Empire" co-creator Lee Daniels took to Twitter Tuesday to counter a Variety report that speculated Jussie Smollett would return for the final season.
USATODAY.com - Published

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Jussie Smollett cleared on all charges; Keanu Reeves helps fellow flyers get to LA
CBS News - Published

Prosecutors, Wary of Appearances, Deliberated On How to Explain Smollett Decision

Emails released on Friday show prosecutors carefully constructing their statement on why the actor Jussie Smollett would no longer face charges of staging a hate crime.
NYTimes.com - Published

Jussie Smollett Case Dropped: Chicago's Mayor Says 'It's Just Not Right'

jussie smollett case dropped: chicago's mayor says 'it's just not right'
by Alice Monroe - In a dramatic reversal, Empire actor Jussie Smollett has found himself free from court, having had all criminal charges levied against him dropped earlier this week. The star had..
One News Page Staff - Published

Did Empire Actor Jussie Smollett Fake His Own Attack?

did empire actor jussie smollett fake his own attack?
by Adam Yardley - Jussie Smollett – an actor known for appearing on Fox’s TV series Empire – has found himself at the center of media attention in the last few days, and not for his..
One News Page Staff - Published

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