Actor Will Smith was filmed partying and dancing to his personal songs at an Oscar Social gathering after comic Chris Rock opted to not file a police report.
Clutching his Oscar and smiling from ear to ear, Smith sang alongside to his personal songs together with “Summertime,” “Miami,” and “Gettin’ Jiggy Wit it.”
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“Smith appeared unbothered by the drama that occurred on the Oscar stage earlier Sunday night, when he slapped comic Chris Rock for joking about his spouse’s shaved head. Pinkett Smith has talked about her hair loss because of alopecia,” based on a report from the Hollywood Reporter. “Smith entered the occasion with not solely his spouse, but in addition kids Willow, Trey and Jaden in addition to different associates. As soon as inside, he was embraced by the likes of Lupita Nyong’o, Lena Waithe and Trevor Noah, who gave Smith a protracted hug as he talked in his ear.”
Will Smith holding court docket on the Self-importance Truthful occasion, dancing to his hits pic.twitter.com/PtX7tnsNKS
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“It’s been a gorgeous night time,” Smith instructed The Hollywood Reporter.
The Los Angeles Police Division mentioned that Chris Rock declined to file a police report after being slapped by Smith on the Oscar stage.
In an announcement in regards to the incident, the LAPD mentioned that if Rock desires to file a report at a later date, he can.
Official LAPD assertion on the Will Smith x Chris Rock incident:
“The person concerned has declined to file a police report. If the concerned occasion needs a police report at a later date, LAPD shall be accessible to finish an investigative report.” pic.twitter.com/cgzD9UPUlF
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“LAPD investigative entities are conscious of an incident between two people throughout the Academy Awards program. The incident concerned one particular person slapping one other. The person concerned has declined to file a police report. If the concerned occasion needs a police report at a later date, LAPD shall be accessible to finish an investigative report,” the assertion mentioned.
The comic was presenting the award for greatest documentary and choosing on members of the viewers, as comedians typically do. He mentioned that he couldn’t wait to see Pinkett Smith star in “G.I. Jane 2,” referencing Demi Moore’s shaved head for the 1997 movie. Rock was poking enjoyable at Pinkett Smith’s hair lower — a shaved head because of her battle with alopecia.
Smith might be seen initially laughing on the jab, however Pinkett Smith regarded enraged — and moments later Smith was on the stage b-tch slapping Rock on reside tv.
The uncensored trade between Will Smith and Chris Rock
EVERYONE THOUGHT IT WAS FOR FUN BUT IT DIDNT SEEMED TO BE..WILL SMITH REALLY LOSES HIS COOL AND SLAPPED CHRIS ROCK..EVERYONE SEEMS TO BE UNCOMFORTABLE 🤦♂️😭#Oscar #Oscars2022 #OscarsFanFavorite pic.twitter.com/IDScbswCWM
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The actor was not faraway from the venue over the assault and minutes later was given the award for greatest actor.
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Throughout his acceptance speech, Smith tearfully apologized to the Academy and his fellow nominees, however notably didn’t apologize to Rock.
“I wish to be an envoy of that form of love and care and concern. I wish to apologize to the Academy, I wish to apologize to all my fellow nominees. This can be a stunning second and I’m not crying for profitable an award,” Smith mentioned by means of tears. “It’s not about profitable an award for me; it’s about having the ability to shine a lightweight on all of the folks … and all the solid and crew of King Richard and Venus and Serena and all the Williams household. Artwork imitates life. I seem like the loopy father, similar to they mentioned about Richard Williams! However, love will make you do loopy issues.”