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Following the altercation that befell between Chris Rock and Will Smith at this night’s 94th Academy Awards, the web has been reeling, making an attempt to piece collectively precisely what occurred between the 2 multi-hyphenates.
For those who by some means have not heard in regards to the drama, all of it started when the Madagascar voice actor was on stage performing his duties as a presenter. Upon recognizing Jada Pinkett Smith within the viewers, he cracked a joke about her shaved head, referring to her as G.I. Jane. Previously, the actress has been open about her struggles with alopecia, which finally brought on her to lose most of her hair, making the joke come throughout as insensitive to some.
Cameras caught the mom of two rolling her eyes, and whereas her husband initially laughed, as Rock continued to speak, the 53-year-old rapidly made his approach up onto the platform, the place he promptly struck the South Carolina native throughout the face.
When he returned to his seat, Smith yelled (on the high of his lungs, in response to some studies) “Maintain my spouse’s title out of your f*cking mouth,” and was later comforted by Denzel Washington and Tyler Perry as he allegedly wiped away tears throughout a industrial break.
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Whereas some customers have been speculating that the slap was staged, others have rushed to Will’s defence, commending him for standing up for his spouse. Others nonetheless – together with Stephen A Smith – really feel as if The Recent Prince himself could have made a grave mistake in hitting his colleague.
Try Twitter’s response to the meat under, and tell us whose aspect you are taking within the remark part.