Jussie Smollett is doing “fairly properly” after his alleged Chicago hoax, and hopes to be publicly exonerated “as soon as all the knowledge comes out,” in line with a Saturday report.
“He’s specializing in his work right here in L.A.,” an unnamed Smollett spokesman advised the Chicago Solar-Instances. “However he understands many individuals nonetheless have doubts. However he hopes as soon as all the knowledge comes out, he will likely be vindicated within the minds of the general public.”
The 36-year-old actor has been dwelling in Los Angeles, in line with his spokesman, since Chicago prosecutors dropped all 16 felony disorderly conduct prices towards him after he was accused of faking a racist, homophobic assault.
The “Empire” star is reportedly anxiously awaiting the airing of Wednesday’s episode — the final one he filmed earlier than he was charged, in line with the paper.
Smollett, who’s brazenly homosexual, is “very happy with the marriage episode this week and the historical past it is going to make as the primary time two African American males have been married on tv,” his spokesman advised the Solar-Instances. “This was an emotional time for him as a result of he had lobbied for this marriage ceremony to occur for a very long time.”
Smollett nonetheless faces a lawsuit filed by town of Chicago to recoup the $130,000 they spent on his case.
The story initially appeared within the New York Publish.