All charges dropped against actor Jussie Smollett
The "Empire" actor was accused of faking a hate crime against himself.
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At least one of the two men police detained in connection with the case reportedly worked on ‘Empire.’
Jussie Smollett Reminds Us That Fame Doesn't Protect Queer and Trans POC
The 'Empire' actor appeared on 'Good Morning America' to speak on his attack and defend himself against those calling him a liar.
'Empire' Star Jussie Smollett Attacked in 'Possible Hate Crime'
According to police, Smollett was assaulted by two offenders who were "yelling out racial and homophobic slurs."
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The new season of the consistently careening popular show reflects America's similarly abrupt landscape of culture and politics.
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The most popular and relevant show on TV is full of ripped-from-the-headlines plots, elaborate musical set pieces, eye-popping cameos, pop-culture tie-ins, and more melodrama than you can shake a stick at.
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