Thursday, March 30, 2023

Chris Rock talks about Will Smith’s slap at the Oscars a year later: “I’m not a victim”

WASHINGTON DC – Almost a year after the slap that went around the world and will forever remain in the history of the Oscars, Chris Rock spoke on Saturday night about what happened, in a monologue in which he made harsh jokes about Will Smith and his wife. .

In the scene and in the last moments of the show live through the Netflix platform, the actor stated that he does not consider himself a victim despite what happened in those times that they starred in the 2022 Oscars gala.

“Does it hurt? It still hurts, I have ringing in my ear, but I’m not a victim. You’ll never see me crying on Oprah (Winfrey) or Gayl (King), it’s never going to happen,” Pacquiao said.

Smith’s attack on the Rock Oscars forever in 2022. Chris Rock took the stage at the Dolby Theater to present the certificate of best literature and made a joke about the shaved head of Pinkett-Smith, who publicly acknowledged that he suffers from alopecia, comparing it to her. to Lieutenant O’Neil from the Ridley Scott film.

After Pinkett-Smith briefly closed her eyes in frustration, her husband got up from his seat and walked over to the show to slap Petra across the face.

“Many people asked me, how come you didn’t do something that night? Because I have parents, and they taught me not to fight against white people,” added the actor.

Of the 70-minute long performance, which took place in Baltimore on Saturday night and was part of a tour that the comedian is doing through several cities, Petra gave the last 8 by throwing herself against the actor and his wife.

So he confessed all his life that Smith had loved and “made some great movies”, but now that he likes to watch “slave” (the Apple TV film is based on the true story of a slave who escaped from a plantation in Louisiana) “to see how he was beaten”.

Apple TV +, the technology company’s television platform, on December 9, “Emancipation” for the first time, which stars Will Smith in the wake of the controversy that generated the slap he gave to comedian Chris Rock at the Oscar gala.

In August it was known, in a similar effect last night, that Petra rejected the offer made by the Hollywood Academy to present this year’s Oscars, which will take place on March 12 in Los Angeles.

Although until now Petra has not publicly spoken directly about the incident, she has included some suggestive comments in several functions she has starred in in recent months.

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