No one knows exactly what Jussie Smollett’s future is on “Empire,” but his co-stars want him back.
Taraji P. Henson,Terrence Howard, and other have written a letter to demand his return.
To review, he was written out of the last two episodes of this seasons in the wake of the hate crime scandal.
“Together, as a united front, we stand with Jussie Smollett and ask that our co-star, brother and friend be brought back for our sixth season of ‘Empire,’” the Oscar nominees and the rest of the cast wrote in a letter to Fox Entertainment CEOCharlie Collier, Disney TV Studios and ABC Entertainment chairDana Walden, Fox Entertainment presidentMichael Thorn,Lee Daniels, “Empire co-creator Danny Strong, and various executive producers on the series.
Right now, Daniels said that Smollett’s future is still in discussions. We’ll keep you posted on that. Meanwhile, you can see the whole letterHERE.