PD: Smollett sent himself homophobic letter

“Empire” actor Jussie Smollett staged a racist and homophobic attack because he was unhappy about his salary and wanted to promote his career, Chicago’s police superintendent said Thursday.

Jussie Smollett speaks out after alleged attack

"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett is speaking out for the first time to let fans know he is "OK" after he was allegedly attacked Tuesday by two men in what police are investigating as a possible hate crime.