Jussie Smollett

Jussie Smollett is an American actor and singer. He rose to fame a child actor in films such as The Mighty Ducks (1992) and North (1994). He is also known for starring on the Fox drama series Empire from 2015 to 2019. In 2021, Smollett was convicted of five felony counts of disorderly conduct after staging a fake hate crime against himself in Chicago in 2019 and filing false police reports regarding the incident.
Host Taraji P. Henson speaks onstage during the 2022 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 26, 2022 in Los Angeles, California.
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Jussie Smollett attends the New York Screening of "B-Boy Blues" at AMC Magic Johnson Harlem on November 19, 2021 in New York City.
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Jussie Smollett; Taraji P. Henson
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