Tag: Will Smith

Wanda Sykes Says Will Smith’s Oscar Slap is Still Traumatizing Her

Source: ROBYN BECK / Getty *Apparently, Wanda Sykes is still traumatized by Will Smith’s Oscar slap to the point “she can’t talk about it.” LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM & TWITTER. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR YOUTUBE. According to People, while on a comedy tour stop in Orlando,… Continue Reading “Wanda Sykes Says Will Smith’s Oscar Slap is Still Traumatizing Her”

Chris Rock’s Mom Says Will Smith Slap Felt Like He Hit Her: “You Hurt My Child, You Hurt Me”

Although the topic has at this point been critiqued to exhaustion, many still can’t wrap their heads around Will Smith slapping Chris Rock at the 2022 Oscars just under a month ago. One opinion in particular that many probably didn’t consider was that of… Continue Reading “Chris Rock’s Mom Says Will Smith Slap Felt Like He Hit Her: “You Hurt My Child, You Hurt Me””

‘Bad Boys’ Director Says Sony “Had No Faith” In The Film’s Success With Two Black Stars

Even though Will Smith is going through a career crisis of sorts for infamously slapping fellow veteran actor Chris Rock at this year’s Academy Awards, there’s no denying his existing roster of hit leading roles in Hollywood. For many, the standout of those is… Continue Reading “‘Bad Boys’ Director Says Sony “Had No Faith” In The Film’s Success With Two Black Stars”

Will Smith Banned from Oscars for Ten Years Following Chris Rock Slap

Source: Myung Chun / Getty The Academy decided not to turn the other cheek as they impose a ten-year Oscar ban on actor Will Smith Will Smith has, for years, been one of the few people in Hollywood that everyone seemed to like. That… Continue Reading “Will Smith Banned from Oscars for Ten Years Following Chris Rock Slap”

Will Smith Resigns From The Academy, Refers To ‘The Slap’ As “Painful And Inexcusable”

It’s been a long, long week of news updates following ‘The Slap’ seen & heard around the world, otherwise known as Will Smith slapping the ‘sugar-honey-iced-tea’ out of Chris Rock at the 94th Academy Awards last Sunday. The latest comes by way of The… Continue Reading “Will Smith Resigns From The Academy, Refers To ‘The Slap’ As “Painful And Inexcusable””

Oscars Slap Sparks Debate on the Defense of Black Women

Source: Myung Chun / Getty NEW YORK (AP) — It started with a Black man slapping another Black man on live television at the globally televised Oscars, presumably in defense of a Black woman who was being ridiculed over her hairstyle. But to many… Continue Reading “Oscars Slap Sparks Debate on the Defense of Black Women”

Jim Carrey Slams Will Smith’s ‘Post-Slap’ Oscar Win: “I Was Sickened By The Standing Ovation”

By now, everyone has seen or heard about the infamous slap delivered to Chris Rock’s face by way of Will Smith during the 94th Academy Awards last Sunday. It’s been an ongoing topic of discussion for the past 48 hours, and with each new… Continue Reading “Jim Carrey Slams Will Smith’s ‘Post-Slap’ Oscar Win: “I Was Sickened By The Standing Ovation””

Will Smith Issues An Official Apology For Slapping Chris Rock At The 2022 Oscars

You’ve seen it all over the Internet by now, but it goes without saying that Will Smith slapping Chris Rock live on stage last night at the 2022 Academy Awards is the only thing that anyone can talk about at the moment. Although it… Continue Reading “Will Smith Issues An Official Apology For Slapping Chris Rock At The 2022 Oscars”

Academy Condemns Will Smith’s Actions, Launches Review

Source: Myung Chun / Getty LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences on Monday condemned the actions of Will Smith during Sunday night’s Oscars and launched an inquiry into his slapping of presenter Chris Rock. LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. FOLLOW… Continue Reading “Academy Condemns Will Smith’s Actions, Launches Review”

Will Smith, Beyoncé & Denzel Washington Among 2022 Oscar Nominees

Source: Warner Bros. / King Richard The 2022 Oscar nominees have been announced and we want to send a special congrats to some of our favorites from the world of film. Two-time Oscar winner Denzel Washington earned a nod for his work in “The… Continue Reading “Will Smith, Beyoncé & Denzel Washington Among 2022 Oscar Nominees”