Jussie Smollett The Skinny

Jussie Smollett The Skinny

It's always fun to explore what our favorite Empire characters were up to before the show.  It's never a bad time to look into the life of the talented actor that plays Jussie Smollett.

Jussie Smollett The Skinny
Jussie Smollett The Skinny

Everybody loves Jussie Smollett. The Skinny is a romantic comedy film that starred the talented actor.  Released in 2012, the movie was directed by Patrik-Ian Polk.  

The film is about four Brown University students.  Four of the students are gay men while the female student is a lesbian.  The students unite in the Big Apple for a weekend full of lies, secrets and drama!

Jussie Smollett's character, Magnus, is a medical student who is in a relationship with Ryan, played by Dustin Ross.  Magnus is meeting his four college friends in New York City to celebrate Gay Pride...you have to see what happens to believe it!

  • Jussie Smollett - Magnus
  • Anthony Burrell - Kyle
  • Blake Young-Fountain - Sebastian
  • Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman - Joey
  • Shanika Warren-Markland - Langston
  • Jennia Fredrique - Savannah
  • Dustin Ross - Ryan
  • Robb Sherman - Junot
  • B. Scott - Candy
  • Darryl Stephens - Nurse
  • Seth Gilliam - HIV testing employee
  • Wilson Cruz - Dr. Velasquez
  • Derrick L. Briggs - Rapist
  • Dewayne Queen - Rapist
  • Zeric Armenteros
  • Bassey Ikpi - herself
  • Hot Rod
  • Phat Daddy