Jussi Smollett, the actor from Empire who would have been abused by two men, after the fuss that this has arisen not from the series written. Previously were rumours that this was the case, but station FOX contradicts that.
“Jussi Smollett is still a professional on the set”, says a spokesperson from 20th Century Fox Television and Fox Entertainment to The Blast. “He is not written out of the story.”
After the alleged assault are two of the men arrested, but who are now back on free feet. The people working as extras on the set of Empire and would Smollett about. According to TMZ, there are two brothers from Nigeria who as models and actors work.
The police are investigating the case and also checks that the actor has actually been attacked. The defendants stated that they paid for their share in the matter, reported sources in the American media.
The actor was doused with a chemical substance
According to the Chicago police was Smollett during the attack in his face slapped and there is “an unknown chemical substance” on him cast. Also bond one of the perpetrators a noose around his neck.
In a previous statement showed Smollett know that the perpetrators are racially motivated and that the attack was not on himself.
Two suspects in mishandelingszaak Jussi Smollett again on free feet