Empire fans react on social media to Jamal's in Jussie Smollett's final ...

Fox's new episode of Empire marked the end of an era, the final episode for embattled actor Jussie Smollett.

The episode marked a historic first, featuring the first ever gay black marriage on television history, between Smollett's Jamal Lyon and his boyfriend Kai (Toby Onwumere), with fans not hesitating to share their thoughts on social media.

While some fans praised the , others went so far as to pull their support for the show, without the return of Smollett.

Jussie's final episode: Fans reacted to Jussie Smollett's final episode on Empire

Jussie's final episode: Fans reacted to Jussie Smollett's final episode on Empire

Praise: While some fans praised the wedding, others went so far as to pull their support for the show, without the return of Smollett

Praise: While some fans praised the , others went so far as to pull their support for the show, without the return of Smollett

'It's official!!! I'm not watching Empire without @JussieSmollett,' fan @Carritaqc said on Twitter Wednesday night.

Another fan, @RuelonOutFront, added simply, 'Well done #Empire #jussiesmolett #blackgaylove' on Twitter as well.

Another Twitter user, MzShorty34, simply said '#Empire #EmpireFox Love the !'

No Empire: 'It's official!!! I'm not watching Empire without @JussieSmollett,' fan @Carritaqc said on Twitter Wednesday night

No Empire: 'It's official!!! I'm not watching Empire without @JussieSmollett,' fan @Carritaqc said on Twitter Wednesday night

Well done: Another fan, @RuelonOutFront, added simply, 'Well done #Empire #jussiesmolett #blackgaylove' on Twitter as well

Well done: Another fan, @RuelonOutFront, added simply, 'Well done #Empire #jussiesmolett #blackgaylove' on Twitter as well

After all of the controversy surrounding the attack on Smollett in Chicago, Fox announced in February that Smollett was dropped for the rest of the season.

A month later, all charges against Smollett were dropped, though his future on the show remains in doubt.

Before the episode aired, Empire stars Terrence Howard, Taraji P. Henson, Gabourey Sidibe, Nicole Ari Parker, Bryshere R. Grey and Trai Byers signed a letter to the producers, Fox and Disney to bring Smollett back for Empire Season 6.

Future: A month later, all charges against Smollett were dropped, though his future on the show remains in doubt

Future: A month later, all charges against Smollett were dropped, though his future on the show remains in doubt

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