The well-known astrophysicist faced accusations of sexual misconduct involving three women. His broadcasters said they completed their investigation but did not release their findings.
The producers of the Fox drama announced that the actor, who was arrested on Thursday, would be removed from the final two episodes of the fifth season.
Fox must decide what to do about Mr. Smollett’s character on the show, which is filming its fifth season and has not yet been renewed for a sixth.
Mr. Smollett, who was arrested and charged with staging his own assault, first appeared on the big screen in “The Mighty Ducks” in 1992.
Mr. Smollett, a star in the TV show “Empire,” was charged Wednesday with a felony account of disorderly conduct in connection with the episode.
Fox’s TV production of the hit musical hardly went off as planned. What to make of this barely live show?
The highly publicized musical event, which was broadcast Sunday on Fox, had to rely on footage from a previous performance after one of its lead actors broke his foot.
Marina Toybina got her big break working on a Britney Spears music video. Now she’s behind the elaborate animal costumes on Fox’s hit show.
Rare photographs that take you backstage and inside the audition rooms for the musical that celebrated “La Vie Boheme.”