Jussie Smollett is an American actor. His acting career started in the ’90s as a child. His debut was on the TV movie A Little Piece of Heaven. He became known for his role as Terry Hall in the film The Mighty Ducks. He next appeared on the miniseries Alex Haley’s Queen. Afterwards, he joined the main cast of the TV series On Our Own. After this ended, he stopped acting and only made his comeback this 2010s as an adult. He went on to join the main cast of Empire as Jamal Lyon. He also currently stars as Josey on the show Underground. This year, he appeared as Ricks in the movie Alien: Covenant.