Tuesday Jun 28, 2022

Will Smith Is Banned From Attending Oscars For 10 Years Over Chris Rock Slap

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Friday that it will ban Will Smith from attending the Oscars for the next decade. In a statement, academy President David Rubin and CEO Dawn Hudson said Smith will be banned from “any Academy events or programs, in person or virtually,” for a 10-year period starting […]

Oscar Winner Joseph Patel Rips ‘Absolute F**king Dick’ Chris Rock For What Happened Next

While most of the attention at the Oscars focused on the moment actor Will Smith slapped comedian Chris Rock, what happened next also struck a sour note. In a now-deleted Twitter thread, producer Joseph Patel tore into Smith, calling him selfish for robbing the next category ― best documentary feature ― of its moment. He […]

Wanda Sykes Reveals What Chris Rock Said To Her After ‘Sickening’ Oscars Incident

Oscars co-host Wanda Sykes has broken her silence on the fiasco at Sunday’s awards ceremony and revealed that Chris Rock apologized to her after he was slapped onstage by Will Smith. Sykes, who hosted alongside fellow comedy actors Regina Hall and Amy Schumer on Sunday night, said on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” Wednesday that she […]

Will Smith’s violent slap of Chris Rock stings for concerned educators, parents

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Academy Award-winning actor Will Smith may have apologized publicly now to comedian Chris Rock after slapping him during the Oscars’ live TV broadcast on Sunday night — but his stunning act in front of millions and the behavior he modeled by doing it are not sitting well […]

Montreal comedians divided on Chris Rock’s right to ‘cross the line’ in wake of Will Smith’s Oscars slap

The most talked-about moment of Sunday night’s 94th Academy Awards left Montreal comic Renzel Dashington speechless.  “To be honest, I’m not even sure that actually happened. I’m still in shock.”  Dashington, along with spectators around the world, watched in disbelief as the winner of the Oscar for best actor, Will Smith, strode on stage and […]

This Wasn’t The First Time Chris Rock Mocked Jada Pinkett Smith At Oscars

Chris Rock insulted Jada Pinkett Smith at the Oscars years before he got slapped by Will Smith during Sunday’s ceremony. (Watch the videos below.) The New York Post and The Daily Beast, among others, reported that Rock’s barbs back in 2016 created “bad blood” and a “bitter history” that lingered with the movie star, who […]

Will Smith slaps, swears at Chris Rock during live Oscars broadcast

The 94th Academy Awards on Sunday maintained a buoyant spirit until Will Smith took great offence to a joke by presenter Chris Rock about the best-actor nominee’s wife, Jada Pinkett Smith. Rock was introducing the award for best documentary when he joked to Smith that he was looking forward to a sequel to G.I. Jane. Smith then stood […]

Incoming CNN boss Chris Licht ‘has a big chore’ fixing struggling primetime lineup: ‘End the buffoonery’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Incoming CNN boss Chris Licht has a lot of challenges on his plate as he prepares to take over the beleaguered network, but a former producer feels cleaning up the ratings-challenged primetime lineup will be one of the biggest tasks.  “The new management has a big chore […]

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