Empire's Jussie Smollett to Ellen: "There's Never Been a Closet That I've Been In" (VIDEO)

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The breakout star of Fox's hit soap Empire has set the record straight about his sexuality. Jussie Smollett, who portrays heroic, gay middle Lyon son Jamal, opened up to Ellen DeGeneres about why choosing not to discuss his personal life is not the same as living in the closet. Watch the video below.