Despite his assault in Chicago earlier this week, Jussie Smollett remains to be gearing as much as take the stage at L.A.’s Troubadour this Saturday. Unfortunately for ticketholders, he will not be internet hosting a meet-and-greet after the present resulting from “safety causes.”
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TMZ reports that Jussie Smollett has canceled his meet-and-greet simply days after the assault. The cancellation comes days after he was attacked in Chicago and there are excessive considerations for Smollett’s security. An e-mail was despatched to those that bought tickets for the meet-and-greet which learn, “For safety causes we can’t accommodate any meet & greets. Your meet & greet improve can both be refunded or donated to the Black AIDS Institute in your identify.” The e-mail does not lay out any precise particulars as to what the potential menace is perhaps.
Regardless of whether or not he did the meet-and-greet or not, Smollett deserves applause strictly based mostly on the truth that he was solely attacked a couple of days in the past. The actor mentioned that he was jumped by two males in Chicago who beat him down, poured bleach on him earlier than tying a rope round his neck and declaring that he was in “MAGA nation.”
Smollett broke his silence earlier immediately in a press release. He reassured followers that he’s okay however mentioned that he wanted extra time to course of the scenario earlier than he opens up out it to the general public.