Would possibly Have ‘Empire’ Destiny
Hanging Excessive within the Stability
3/11/2019 5:24 PM PDT
Jussie Smollett‘s case might price him far more than simply his gig on “Empire” … many on the present concern his state of affairs might deliver the entire present down within the course of.
Manufacturing sources inform TMZ … anxiousness is excessive among the many “Empire” forged and crew, as a result of Fox has but to resume the present for a sixth season. We’re instructed individuals who’ve been engaged on the present for years are griping they need to’ve heard the information a technique or one other by now, and anticipated to get phrase on the destiny of the present round 2 weeks in the past.
For the document … Fox has usually renewed the present in January … 5 months forward of the season finale. The exception … this previous season. Fox waited till Season four completed airing in Might.
We’re instructed people concerned within the manufacturing really feel like Jussie and his case shall be a giant think about how issues shake out.
As for a way Jussie’s character is being dealt with on the present now … Lee Daniels and co. have already introduced Jamal is being faraway from the closing two episodes of season 5, which is ready to return from a hiatus on Wednesday evening.
Our sources say Jussie’s character shall be “in a foreign country.”
This is the kicker … our manufacturing sources inform us even when Fox does renew the present, higher-ups have expressed severe reservations about Jussie returning … as have many people on the forged and crew … even some who’ve publicly supported him.