‘Lovecraft Country’ Star Jurnee Smollett Breaks Silence on Jussie’s Case: ‘I Believe My Brother’

‘Lovecraft Country’ Star Jurnee Smollett Breaks Silence on Jussie’s Case: ‘I Believe My Brother’
Jurnee Smollett broke her silence about the accusations against her brother, former “Empire” star Jussie Smollett, for the first time in an interview with The Hollywood Reporter Thursday, stating her support loud and clear: “I believe my brother.”

“It’s been f—ing painful,” Smollett said of the legal proceedings that have surrounded her brother since he was accused of faking a hate crime and filing a false police report last year. “One of the most painful things my family’s ever experienced — to love someone as much as we love my brother, and to watch someone who you love that much go through something like this, that is so public, has been devastating. I was already in a very dark space for a number of reasons, and I’ve tried to not let it make me pessimistic. But everyone who knows me knows that I love my brother and I believe my brother.
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