The American actor Jussie Smollett is openly gay and has declared to be in a relationship. Empire Star came out as gay and is possibly in a relationship with his partner Tawan Davis.
For the time being Jussie is in a lot of trouble as he is alleged for creating a threatening letter and hired two brothers to perform an attack on him.
Jussie Smollett opened out as gay in 2015 citing
It was really important to me to make sure that it got across that there is no closet, there’s never been a closet that I’ve been in… I don’t have a closet. But I have a home and that is my responsibility to protect that home. So that’s why I choose not to talk about my personal life. But there is, without a doubt, no closet that I’ve ever been in. And I just wanted to make that clear.
Smollett told Ellen that he is not ashamed to be gay, but he initially didn’t reveal it before in order to protect his personal life.
Jussie Smollett was rumored to be dating on-screen boyfriend, Rafael De La Fuente. He was also alleged dating football player Michael Sam. There are plenty of rumors regarding Jussie Smollett’s partner, boyfriend, relationship and love affairs, but nothing has been confirmed.
Jussie Smollett was previously in a relationship with Raven Symoné, an American actress. Raven and Jussie started their relationship from 2007 and ended their relationship in 2011.
However, Jussie came out as gay in 2015. As of now, it is reported that he is in a relationship with his boyfriend Tawan Davis. Jussie Smollett’s alleged boyfriend Tawan was raised in the city of Portland by a single mother. According to some source, Jussie and Taiwan both were seen together in Gentlemen’s Ball in Atlanta. They both donated each $5,000 to Gentlemen’s foundation which provides scholarships to black LGBTQ youth in Atlanta.
Jussie Smollett(R) and his alleged partner Tawan Davis. Picture source: Lipstick Alley.
Jussie and Tawan both have the same zodiac sign, Cancer which might be the strong reason behind their lovely bond. They both have been very protective regarding their relationship. Jussie and Tawan have kept their relationship status low key from the media and the public. However, they love to enjoy and hang out together with their friends and family.