Donald Trump puts Jussie Smollett on Blast & Calls him a ‘3rd Rate Actor’

WASHINGTON, DC – APRIL 27: President Donald Trump stops to talk to the media about the shooting in a California synagogue as he makes his way to Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House as he travels to Green Bay Wisconsin for a campaign rally on April 27, 2019 in Washington, DC. The President was traveling on the night of the annual White House Correspondents Association dinner in Washington. (Photo by Pete Marovich/Getty Images)

United States President Donald Trump put Empire actor Jussie Smollett on blast in a scathing speech during a Wisconsin rally, TMZ reports.

During the speech, Donald Trump called Jussie a 3rd rate actor and called the case in which the actor was involved where the charges were dropped, a disgrace.

Smollett was indicted on 16 felony counts related to making a false report that he was attacked by two men.

Watch Donald Trump’s speech below.

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