WATCH: Taraji P. Henson Says Jussie Smollett Will Return to ‘Empire’ After Controversy

Taraji P. Henson has revealed that Jussie Smollett will return to their Fox series Empire after his much talked about controversy.

The 48-year-old actress appeared on The View on Thursday as she made the revelation about her 36-year-old co-star’s future on the drama.

She was asked by host Joy Behar if Smollett is still going to be on the show to which Taraji replied: ‘Yes, I haven’t heard anything else. I haven’t heard anything.’

The Oscar-nominated actress reveals that she still consistently talks to her on-screen son despite his much-talked about brouhaha.