Jussi Smollett, after his arrest from the last two episodes of the fifth season of Empire cut. Let the creators of the series know in a statement to the press.
“The events of the past, are very emotional for all of us,” said the executive producers of the Empire.
“Jussi, the last five years always been an important part of the Empire family and we give so much to him. (…) We are aware that all of this is affecting the cast and crew of the series and to further commotion on the set to avoid it, we have decided the role of ‘Jamal’ from the last two episodes of the fifth season to be cut.”
The statement comes just after the arrest of Smollett Thursday, after he was indicted for making a false report and disturbance of public order. He gave himself up to a police station. At this time, the actor is out on bail, free.
The police of Chicago has declared that Smollett himself a threatening letter sent. When that is not the desired amount of attention generated, he would have two brothers to 3,500 dollars (3,000 euros) to have paid in to an attack on himself in the scene.
Smollett would be a career boost have want to give
Smollett, who is African-American and homosexual, accused supporters of the Us president Donald Trump of the attack. They would call him a sling have put and political slogans out of Trumps campaign have called.
The Empire “star made use of the pain and anger of racism to his career progress to help,” said police chief Eddie Johnson. Smollett would be unhappy about his salary.
The case has a lot of loosened in the United States, where major political division prevails.
Smollett returned to the set of Empire
After his release, reported Smollett on the set of Empire, and he offered there, his apology to his colleagues, reports Page Six. He would, according to one of the existing producers deep by the dust are gone.
“I’m sorry that you have had to experience and endure. And that I not a single phone call was recorded. I want to tell you that I deeply regret and that I you never something you should do. You are my family, I swear to God. I’ve not done of which I am now being accused,” the actor said.
Actor Jussi Smollett on bail free after a possible staged attack