After the famous comedian and host of the 94th Annual Academy Awards, Chris Rock, gets slapped in the face during the said event by also famous comedian and actor Will Smith, we all started waiting for Rock’s reaction. And waiting, and waiting, and waiting. Then when nothing happened, the waiting stopped because we didn’t think it would take almost one whole year for him to finally acknowledge it. Or that he would do so with a Netflix special.
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Will Smith Addresses Oscar Slap in Interview with Trevor Noah
It’s been eight months after the infamous slap that traveled around the world when actor Will Smith lashed out at comedian Chris Rock during the Oscars ceremony. Last night, the actor appeared on late-night television Monday for the first time since the confrontation in March. The actor sat down with The Daily Show host Trevor Noah and he talked about the altercation, which overshadowed his first Oscars win for his role on King Richard. He admitted that it was a talk with his 9-year-old nephew that brought him some clarity.
Chris Rock Responds To Will Smith’s Apology Video During Ego Death Comedy Tour
Chris Rock appeared to have responded to Will Smith’s apology during his stand-comedy set just hours after Smith took to Instagram to address his behavior at the Oscars. Smith broke his months-long silence on social media Friday, and he posted a video in which he answered numerous questions he has received since slapping Rock in the face on stage at the Academy Awards in March 2022.
Jada Pinkett Smith Addresses Oscars Slap
Two months after her husband Will Smith slapped comedian Chris Rock on stage at the 2022 Oscars, Jada Pinkett Smith has spoken about the incident for the first time. The slap came after Rock made a joke at Jada’s expense, referencing the hair loss she has due to alopecia. In the
Dave Chappelle Tackled During Comedy Show, Attacker Arrested
Dave Chappelle was performing at a comedy show at the Hollywood Bowl Tuesday when a man tackled Chappelle on stage. The man was carrying a replica handgun with a large blade that folded out of it, similar to a pocketknife, the Associated Press reported.
Will Smith Banned from Attending the Oscars for the Next 10 Years
Will Smith will be paying a huge price for slapping comedian Chris Rock. The Academy has announced in a statement today that the Oscar-winning actor has been banned from attending the Oscars gala and other Academy events for the next 10 years.
Celebrities’ Reactions to Will Smith’s Oscars Altercation
The 2022 Oscars were filled with a whirlwind of emotions this last Sunday, March 27. What fans and spectators are calling the “slap heard around the world” has fans and celebrities expressing their feelings about the altercation that took place between Will Smith and Chris Rock after Rock made a joke about Jada Pickett Smith’s hair loss. Smith has issued an apology to both his fans and the attendees of the Oscars stating that he does not condone violence.
Oscar’s in Talks of Receding Will Smith’s 2023 Invitation
2022 Oscar winner Will Smith took to the stage more times than prompted on Sunday night. Following jokes made about Jada Pickett Smith, Will Smith’s wife, Smith found himself walking on stage during actor Chris Rocks’ speech and slapped him in the face.
Will Smith Hits Chris Rock at Oscars
Viewers and attendees at this year’s Oscars were stunned when Will Smith stormed onstage to slap comedian and host Chris Rock in the face. The hit followed a joke made by Rock directed and Jada Pinkett Smith, Will’s wife of 25 years. Rock poked fun at Jada’s shaved head, a decision she made about her appearance after being diagnosed will alopecia, something she has been vocal about in the past.