So The Rumors Are True? Jussie Smollett Is Dating...                           

Empire star, Jussie lashes out at social media troll. 

So The Rumors Are True? Jussie Smollett Is Dating...                           

Jussie Smollett is known for his role as Jamal Lyon on the hit FOX television show "Empire." He is one heck of a talented actor along with being an activist.

Smollett is an amiable person. Recently, he has spent time with activist and former Baltimore Mayor hopeful DeRay McKesson.They are both involved in the #BlackLivesMatter movement.

DeRay and Jussie shared a photo with the caption.  


"@JussieSmollett, you're hilarious & it was great to hang yesterday and talk blackness, freedom, & the work." 

Smollett added the caption 

 "Always such a joy my brother. We also talked about how furbies are gay gremlins..."

A tweet troll suggested that..

..two men were involved in sexual act. 

Samollett's reply. 

Jussie later on revealed that.. 


..."I was thinking my little core group of amazing fans would be like, 'What?' But it just went so much further. There were calls about it, and [Series creator] Lee (Daniels) was getting death threats about it."

He tweeted... 


..."I've thoroughly enjoyed my time w/ @EmpireFOX. I love you all. Truth. Time 2 make a record & some movies. #Empire."

His post was taken too seriously by the "Empire" fans.