Empire TV series

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The actor said he plans to focus on "bringing truths to the world" instead.
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The "Empire" actor claims he didn't stage a racist and homophobic attack against himself. Chicago officials say otherwise.
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The "Empire" actor's frequent comments about his reported hated crime "aren't the actions of a person seeking to maintain his privacy."
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Network executives said there are currently "no plans" for actor Jussie Smollett to return for the show's final season.
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"These past couple of weeks have been a freakin’ roller coaster," said creator Lee Daniels.
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The "Empire" actor appeared in a Chicago courtroom on Thursday to deliver his plea.
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The actor was recently indicted on 16 felony counts for allegedly faking an attack on himself.
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The "Empire" actor is facing felony charges for allegedly faking a hate crime against himself and reporting it to police.
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"I gotta go with him until I see otherwise," the singer and actress said of the "Empire" star.
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"We love the hell outta you,” Howard said, sparking the ire of some fans.
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"To avoid further disruption on set, we have decided to remove the role of ‘Jamal’ from the final two episodes of the season," the producers said.
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The "Empire" actor is accused of staging what he said was a racist, homophobic attack.
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The "Empire" actor told "Good Morning America" he's angry that some people doubt his story.
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“Jussie is love. That’s who he is. And that’s all he knows,” his "Empire" co-star said.
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The "Empire" actor delivered a message of resilience.
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“Let me start by saying that I’m OK," the "Empire" actor said Friday.
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After touching on news of the "Empire" star, the president segued into a renewed call for a border wall.
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The "Empire" actor told Chicago police that the men who attacked him cited Trump's "Make America Great Again" slogan.
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Smollett told Chicago police two men yelled racist and homophobic slurs at him before assaulting him.
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Two men reportedly attacked the "Empire" actor after yelling "racial and homophobic slurs" at him.