Jussie Smollett

The disgraced former "Empire" actor was sentenced to 150 days in jail last year but was released after six, pending this court's appeal.
A spokesperson for the former "Empire" star announced a new development in the actor's life.
“You got the wrong one,” the former 'Empire' star sang on a snippet of his new single released on his Instagram account.
The former “Empire” actor is accused of reporting a staged hate crime to police.
An appeals court has ordered that Jussie Smollett be released from jail during the appeal of his conviction on charges that he lied to police about a racist and homophobic attack.
All charges have been dropped against “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett.
Jocqui Smollett, 32, went on his brother’s Instagram page to explain the details surrounding his entry into a psychiatric ward at Chicago's Cook County Jail.
Cook County Judge James Linn sentenced the actor to 30 months of felony probation, including 150 days in the county jail.
The former "Empire" star was convicted on five of six counts of felony disorderly conduct in 2019 Chicago incident.
The jury is deliberating in the trial of actor Jussie Smollett on charges he staged a racist, anti-gay attack on himself and lied to Chicago police about it.