Actor Jussie Smollet a.k.a Jamal, who starred in the hit series Empire who is the son of Lucious Lyon in the T.V season, has been hospitalized after he was beaten by two men just recently. A new police report states that the star actor was attacked with chemical substance by the 2 men who put a noose around his neck and mocked him.
The two violent adults also chanted racial and homophobic slurs at Jussie and screamed:
“this is MAGA country”
T.V channel Fox have issued a public statement in which they voiced sadness at the attack on the member of the cast of their show.
Here is what they have to say:
“We are deeply saddened and outraged to learn that a member of our EMPIRE family, Jussie Smollett, was viciously attacked last night. We send our love to Jussie, who is resilient and strong, and we will work with law enforcement to bring these perpetrators to justice. The entire studio, network and production stands united in the face of any despicable act of violence and hate — and especially against one of our own.”
Mr. Smollet is currently recovering at a hospital were he was taken to after the attack recently. We wish him a speedy recovery.