JUSSIE SMOLLETT OFFICIALLY REMOVED FROM EMPIRE (CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS)
The show’s co-creator and executive producer — Lee Daniels — immediately shut down any speculation.
On Tuesday, Daniels took to Twitter to respond to a tweet by Variety, which read: “‘Empire’ Writers Prepping for Jussie Smollett’s Return in Season 6.” The accompanying post also had a story attached to it.
‘Empire’ Writers Prepping for Jussie Smollett’s Return in Season 6 (EXCLUSIVE) https://t.co/cCMxmOqqmz
— Variety (@Variety) June 4, 2019