“I’m beyond embarrassed,” the "Empire" co-creator said of the claims that Smollett staged a homophobic attack on himself to secure a pay raise.
The actor, accused of staging a homophobic attack on himself in January, won't appear on the Fox show's final season.
"These past couple of weeks have been a freakin’ roller coaster," said creator Lee Daniels.
"You are not paying me equally. You are not treating me fairly, so you can suck my d**k if I had one," she said.
The Hollywood heavyweight has some thoughts about systemic racism.
The director got real about social issues and how they play into his new FOX show.
I talked with celebrity activists and allies on the Red Carpet at the 27th GLAAD Media Awards in NYC.
During today’s Fox Upfront, the network showcased a look at the new series from co-creator Lee Daniels, Star.
The long-gestating movie about legendary comic Richard Pryor has lost its director.