“Empire” actor Jussie Smollett, upset after a racist letter sent to the show's studio didn’t get a “bigger reaction,” is suspected of paying two men to attack him a week later, according to multiple sources with direct knowledge of the investigation.
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..
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..
Brothers Allegedly Paid by Jussie Smollett to Stage Attack Have 'Tremendous Regret' An attorney for Abimbola "Abel" and Olabinjo "Ola" Osundairo released a statement on their behalf on Friday. Gloria..
“Empire” star Jussie Smollett is sticking to the script. The controversial actor appeared in court this week to plead not guilty for filing a fake police... SOHH Also reported by •WorldNews •NYTimes.com •BBC News