A new docuseries coming to Fox Nation will explore Jussie Smollett's alleged hate crime hoax, Deadline reports. Jussie Smollett: Anatomy of a Hoax “will chronicle the behind the scenes maneuvering and drama that turned the star into a pariah and sent shockwaves through Chicago and beyond,... Read More.
After less than a week behind bars, Jussie Smollett was released from jail Wednesday.The release comes after an appeals court, in a two-one decision, agreed that the former Empire star should be released on bond pending the appeal of his conviction for lying to police about a racist and homophobic... Read More.
Four days after actor Jussie Smollett was sentenced to five months in prison for staging a hate crime, his Empire cast mate Taraji P. Henson is calling for his release. "I am not here to debate you on his innocence but we can agree that the punishment does not fit the crime,"... Read More.
Not 24 hours after a Chicago judge sentenced Jussie Smollett to five months behind bars for staging a racially motivated attack on himself, attorneys for the disgraced former Empire star have filed an appeal. According to ABC affiliate WLS-TV, Smollett is now in protective custody at Cook County Jail,... Read More.
(CHICAGO) -- Former Empire actor Jussie Smollett was sentenced to 150 days in county jail on Thursday for fabricating a 2019 hate crime attack on himself.Smollett was also ordered to pay $120,000 in restitution to the city of Chicago, fined $25,000 and must serve... Read More.
Former Empire actor Jussie Smollett has been sentenced to 150 days in county jail on Thursday for fabricating a 2019 hate crime attack on himself.Smollett was also ordered to pay $120,000 in restitution to the city of Chicago, fined $25,000 and must serve 30 months of felony probation.As... Read More.
(CHICAGO) -- Former Empire actor Jussie Smollett will get one last chance to publicly admit to fabricating a 2019 hate-crime attack on himself before learning whether a judge sentences him to prison.Smollett, 39, is scheduled to appear Thursday afternoon in Cook County Circuit Court... Read More.
Actor Jussie Smollett is scheduled to return to court in Chicago today to learn if a judge will order him to serve prison time after he was convicted for lying to police and staging an attack.In January 2019, Smollett reported to police that he was the... Read More.