Justin "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 attracted attention and received a highly positive critical reception for his portrayal of musician Jamal Lyon in the Fox drama series Empire (2015). Smollett has also appeared in Ridley Scott's science fiction film Alien: Covenant (2017) as Ricks and in Marshall (2017) as Langston Hughes.
The popular radio host spoke to CBSN's Vladimir Duthiers about two controversial figures in the African-American community: conservative activist Candace Owens and actor Jussie Smollett. CBS News - Published
According to Huff Post, Jussie Smollett pleaded not guilty to a 16 count indictment for allegedly staging an assault. The 36-year-old was previous charged with a single count for filing a false police..
According to Newser, Jussie Smollett pleaded not guilty for lying to police. The 36-year-old actor faces 16 felony counts related to a false police report. Smollett stands accused of staging a racist..
Jussie Smollett was not required to be in court Tuesday, but the Empire actor appeared at the Chicago hearing because "he's not hiding from anything," his rep tells NBC Chicago. "He wants to hold his..
According to Reuters, actor Jussie Smollett has been indicted on 16 felony counts for lying to police. The latest indictment accuses Smollett of falsely reporting that he was assaulted by two bigoted..
(CNN) "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett has been indicted on 16 felony counts by a Cook County grand jury. Smollett reported to police in January that he had been attacked in Chicago in an incident that..
According to a report by Reuters, the Chicago Police Department has opened an investigation into how information about an alleged hate crime attack against actor Jussie Smollett was anonymously leaked..
Actor Jussie Smollett pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges of lying to police and staging a hate crime on himself. His defense said the indictment is "redundant and vindictive." Dean Reynolds has the.. CBS News - Published
"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett pleaded not guilty in a Chicago courtroom Thursday on charges he lied to police. Prosecutors allege Smollett staged a hate-crime attack against himself. CBS News national.. CBS News - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Jussie Smollett pleaded not guilty to 16 felony counts Thursday morning, March 14, in Cook County, Illinois, the Associated Press reported. The 36-year-old "Empire" actor was indicted last week for.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •CBS News
A lawyer for Jussie Smollett said Tuesday that she would welcome cameras in the courtroom during the "Empire" actor's trial on charges accusing him of lying to police. (March 12)
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"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett arrived in a Chicago court on Thursday where he will face charges in a 16-count indictment accusing him of falsely reporting to police that he was the victim of a racist.. Reuters - Published
"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett has arrived at a Chicago courthouse where he's expected to plead not guilty to charges accusing him of lying to the police about being the victim of a racist and.. USATODAY.com - Published
"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett is due to appear in court in Chicago on Thursday to face charges in a 16-count indictment accusing him of falsely reporting to police that he was the victim of a.. Reuters - Published
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