Jussie Smollett's Empire cast mate and close friend Gabby Sidibe has backtracked on her 'I know him, I believe him' post on Instagram, after she was ridiculed by her followers.
Daily Mail. Fri, 22 Feb 2019 18:51:38 +0000.
Police in Chicago say a U.S. actor who claimed he was attacked and beaten by two masked men shouting racist and homophobic slurs staged the incident because he was dissatisfied with his salary and wanted to promote his career. ...
Voice of America. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 14:41:00 -0500.
Actor Jussie Smollett staged a racist and homophobic attack on himself because he was unhappy about his salary and wanted to promote his career, Chicago's police superintendent said Thursday.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 09:24:39 EST.
Empire actor Jussie Smollett has turned himself in to face accusations that he filed a false police report when he told authorities he was attacked by two men who hurled racist and anti-gay slurs and looped a rope around his neck.
Irish Independent. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 07:42:23 +0000.