Set the record straight. Chris Rock It has been seen to deny Will Smith Arrived after slapping him at the Oscars.
“Despite what you’ve heard, I haven’t talked to anyone,” he said Everyone hates famine alum, 57, said during her second comedy show on Wednesday, March 30, according to multiple outlets.
The South Carolina native’s comments came hours later Our weekly Report that King Richard The star, 53, did not speak to Rock despite apologizing via Instagram.
“Chris is concentrating on his tour,” the insider said Us On wednesday “He’s moving forward and waiting for his upcoming gigs.”
An eyewitness exclusively said the Grammy winner did “a great show.” Us Adding to his first performance at the Wilbur Theater in Boston, Massachusetts on Wednesday, the audience “laughed a lot and it really reduced the excitement.”
The Live Saturday night Alum asked his fans how their weekend was. “I’m still processing what happened,” Rock said before continuing his routine.
The Emmy winner was presenting the award for Best Original Documentary Questlav Sunday, March 27 at the Academy Awards, when he joked Jada Pinkett SmithBald head. (The Red table talk Cohost has been vocal about diagnosing his alopecia for 50 years.)
Although Fresh Prince of Bell-Air Alum laughed at first, then he walked onto the stage and hit Rock in the face before shouting from his seat: “Put my wife’s name out of your mouth.”
The rapper, who won the Best Actor award for a lead role, addressed the controversy in an Instagram post on Monday, March 26th.
“All forms of violence are toxic and destructive,” the Pennsylvania native told his followers at the time. “My behavior at last night’s Academy Awards was unacceptable and unforgivable. Making jokes at my expense is part of the job, but a joke about Jada’s medical condition was too much for me to bear and I reacted emotionally. I deeply regret that my behavior has marked an otherwise wonderful journey for all of us. “
Calling himself a “work in progress”, the Golden Globe winner wrote, “I want to apologize publicly to you, Chris. I was out of line and I was wrong. I am embarrassed and my actions do not indicate who I want to be. Love and kindness.” “There is no place for violence in the world. I want to apologize to the academy, the producers of the show, all the participants and those around the world.”
The academy has since claimed that they asked Smith to leave the award show after the incident, but he “refused.” The actor has not yet addressed their latest statement.