The episode focuses on a celebrity accused of faking an assault in New York.
“Empire” co-creator says he regrets rushing to judgment.
The “Empire” star has refused to reimburse the city $130,000.
The “Empire” actor was arraigned Thursday in Chicago.
Smollett was beaten by two men who reportedly yelled “MAGA country.”
“You didn’t deserve, nor anybody deserves to have a noose put around your neck.”