Twitter Was Not Roaring For Jussie Smollett To Be Back On 'Empire'
Thursday, 14 March 2019 () 16 felony charges for allegedly staging a racist and homophobic attack against himself back in January. Wednesday's episode highlighted Jussie's character Jamal Lyon and his fiancé Kai, who are struggling to find their place in the turbulent Lyon family. Fans of the show took to Twitter to express their distaste for the actor amid all the legal drama. https://twitter.com/ICanOnlyBeChino/status/1105987330396119040 https://twitter.com/TerpGrad01/status/1105983315729887232 https://twitter.com/napturally17/status/1105982791576100864 https://twitter.com/ldstep/status/1106203874531201024 https://twitter.com/MissGlamzon/status/1105984788685570048 However, some users are still rooting for the actor. https://twitter.com/ToriiBeann/status/1105996583362093058 https://twitter.com/bosschiccrate/status/1105987361282895873 https://twitter.com/ImKayleesMom/status/1105991382429249536 Jussie's character has been cut from the final two episodes of the season, but will appear as planned in the first seven episodes. The actor’s future on the show remains unknown, but will likely depend on how his criminal case plays out. *WATCH: Jussie Smollett’s Lawyer Mark Geragos Says He ‘Expected’ The Actor’s 16 Felony Charges (EXCLUSIVE)* [mpx_id value=3919836 post_id="532538"]]]>
Despite the drama, the feeling on the set of 'Empire' has remained unchanged. The 'Empire' star conducted an interview
on Sunday to promote her upcoming film,
'The Best of Enemies.' Henson refused to..
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