A month ago, Fox’s Empire administrators were discussing whether Jussie Smollett should return for the show’s last season as an approach to solidly end the arrangement 6th and last part. Jussie was booted off the show after he was blamed for arranging a racial and homophobic assault on himself in Chicago, which lead the entertainer to be sued by the city. “It would be peculiar in my psyche to end this family show and this family dramatization of which he was such a critical piece of without seeing him,” showrunner Brett Mahoney said of the discussion.
Page Six currently reports that a choice has been made and Jussie won’t be returning as the system accepts he would “eclipse” the show that is “greater than him.”
“There were numerous perspectives about on the off chance that he should return or in the event that he shouldn’t,” Fox excitement president Michael Thorn clarified. At last it was concluded that his outrage was basically excessively harming.
“As hard as a choice as that might have been, for us — and when I state us I mean the system, the studio and the makers — it had a feeling that it was to the greatest advantage of the show and the cast,” Michael included. “Our expectation is that the entirety of the discussion encompassing Jussie doesn’t eclipse the show, which we believe is greater than him,”