Brothers accused of attacking “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett sue his lawyers for defamation

    Photo: Page Six L-R (Actor Jussie Smollett, Olabinjo and Abimbola Osundairo)   Two brothers Abimbola and Olabinjo Osundairo who were said to have assaulted “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett in what law enforcement described as a staged hate crime filed a federal defamation lawsuit today against Smollett’s legal team.   The Osundairo brothers said in

Celebrities react to Jussie Smollett’s charges being dropped

    Photo: ABC News   Jussie Smollett charges are now dropped. The "Empire" actor had 16 felony disorderly conduct charges dropped following Smollett being accused of orchestrating his own homophobic and racist attack against himself on January 29 in Chicago. The news came Tuesday and Cook County State Attorney's Office said the decision was made after reviewing

‘Empire’ actor Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty to 16 counts of disorderly conduct

    Photo: Variety   Update: Last time I reported on this story, evidence suggested that “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett allegedly orchestrated his own homophobic and racist attack.   According to Chicago Police, Smollett paid Abimbola “Abel” Osundairo and Olabinjo “Ola” Osundairo $3,500 to stage an attack on him Jan.29. because he wasn't pleased with his salary

New evidence suggests ‘Empire’ actor Jussie Smollett orchestrated attack

    Photo: ETOnline   On Jan.29, “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett (who plays Jamal Lyon) was reportedly attacked near the lower entrance of the Loews hotel in Chicago at 2 a.m. According to Chicago Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi, Smollett told law enforcement the aggressors shouted "'Empire' fa***t" and "'Empire' n***er'" while repeatedly striking him.   It’s also