Posts Tagged ‘jussie’

Review: ‘The Inventor’ is a coolly appalling portrait of Elizabeth Holmes and the Theranos scandal

As a quick glance at this week’s headlines will remind you — a staggering college admissions scandal, a wave of indictments in the cases of Paul Manafort and Jussie Smollett — we are living in deeply fraudulent times. But if there are few people or institutions worthy of our trust anymore, perhaps…

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Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty during arraignment for alleged hoax

Actor Jussie Smollett pleaded not guilty Thursday to 16 counts of disorderly conduct for allegedly lying to investigators about being the victim of a racist and homophobic attack. The 36-year-old “Empire” star walked confidently into the Leighton Criminal Court Building in Chicago, where Cook County…

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A timeline of how the Jussie Smollett case unfolded

The saga of Jussie Smollett’s alleged attack in Chicago last month took a surreal series of twists and turns leading up to Thursday’s announcement that the “Empire” actor was charged with filing a false police report. The actor, who stars on Fox’s “Empire,” turned himself over to authorities Thursday…

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A timeline of how the Jussie Smollett case unfolded

The saga of Jussie Smollett’s alleged attack in Chicago last month took a surreal series of twists and turns leading up to Thursday’s announcement that the “Empire” actor was charged with filing a false police report. The actor, who stars on Fox’s “Empire,” turned himself over to authorities Thursday…

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Jussie Smollett performs at Troubadour just days after Chicago attack: ‘I had to be here tonight’

“I’m OK.” That was the first thing Jussie Smollett told the sold-out Troubadour in West Hollywood on Saturday night when he walked onstage. The show was the R&B singer and “Empire” actor’s first public appearance since he reported to Chicago police a vicious attack that authorities are investigating..

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Jussie Smollett attacked: Celebs rally around the ‘Empire’ star

“Empire” star Jussie Smollett was hospitalized after an attack early Tuesday in Chicago that police are calling a possible hate crime. The actor, a prolific advocate for LGBTQ equality, endured a racially charged and homophobic attack, the Chicago Police Department said in a statement to The Times…

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Saturday’s TV Highlights and Weekend Talk: CBS’s ‘Rush Hour’ on KCAL

SERIES Smollett Eats “Empire” star Jussie Smollett and his close-knit siblings are featured in this new weekend series that emphasizes the family’s cooking and entertaining skills. In the series premiere, Jazz Smollett tasks her brothers with planning the menu for her daughter’s second birthday…

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