“Colorism matters. Love will Smith but there are other black actors for this role,” a critic tweeted.
The “GMA” host sat down with Smollett on Feb. 14.
The incident occurred during production in San Pedro, California.
Paramedics responded to a 911 call made from the actor’s home on Wednesday.
Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr. were mentioned during the conversation.
The singer first spoke out against R. Kelly in January.
The residency will celebrate the 30th anniversary of “Rhythm Nation.”
The talk show host thanked her staff for “tirelessly holding it down.”
The company acknowledged the “distress” its design caused.
“Bogus police reports cause real harm,” Chicago police said at a press conference.
Network disputes reports the actor’s role on “Empire” is being reduced.
Fans criticized the talk show host for telling Mo’Nique to play the Hollywood game.