Will Smith Resigns From Film Academy Over Chris Rock Slap“I will fully accept any and all consequences for my conduct. My actions at the 94th Academy Awards presentation were shocking, painful, and inexcusable,” Smith said in the statement.
Chris Rock Didn't Want Will Smith Removed After Awards Show Slap, Oscars Producer Will Packer SaysWill Packer gave insight into what swiftly has become one of the most famous and controversial moments in Academy Awards history.
Academy Initiates 'Disciplinary Proceedings' Against Will Smith Over Oscars IncidentThe Academy also claims that Will Smith was asked to leave the ceremony after the incident.
Chris Rock Makes First Standup Appearance In Boston Following Infamous Slap From Will Smith At OscarsChris Rock has added a stop in Philadelphia to his tour. The show will be at The Met on North Broad Street on Sept. 23.
Jada Pinkett Smith Posts About 'Healing' Amid Oscars ControversyThe "Matrix" star has been at the center of controversy since Chris Rock, while presenting at Sunday's Academy Awards, joked about her closely-cropped hair.
Will Smith Issues Apology To Chris Rock Over Slapping Incident At OscarsSmith added in his post that, "Violence in all forms is poisonous and destructive."
'It Was A Bad Choice': West Philadelphia Community Reacts To Local Icon Will Smith Slapping Chris RockAs hair clippers buzz around at Sharp Skills Barbershop in West Philadelphia, there was a lot of buzz about Smith's reaction at the Academy Awards.
Will Smith Slaps Chris Rock Onstage At Oscars Over Jada Pinkett Smith JokeChris Rock made a joke about Jada Pinkett Smith's shaved head, which did not appear to go over well with her husband Will Smith.
Philadelphia's Will Smith, Questlove Receive Oscar NominationsThis year's Oscar nominations are out and there are a lot of familiar faces from the Philadelphia region.
Will Smith Back Home In Philadelphia To Promote New Memoir 'Will'Smith explained why he gets so personal in the book.
Will Smith Reveals Complicated Relationship With His Dad In New Memoir 'Will'Actor Will Smith reveals a complicated relationship with his dad in his new memoir "Will."
Philadelphia Native Will Smith Opens Up About Mental Health, Says He Once Contemplated SuicidePhiladelphia's own Will Smith is the latest celebrity to open up about his mental health struggles revealing he once contemplated suicide in his new docuseries "Will Smith: The Best Shape Of My Life."
Philadelphia Native Will Smith Announces Book Tour Scheduled To Start In NovemberThe tour will start at The Met on Nov. 8. He'll discuss his journey from West Philly to Hollywood.
Will Smith Says He's Ready To Shed Pandemic Pounds And 'Get In Best Shape Of My Life' In New YouTube SeriesWill said he loves the body that carried him through the pandemic, but he wants to feel better and get in the "best shape of his life."
Philadelphia Native Will Smith Teases Idea Of Running For Political Office One DayActor Will Smith teased the idea of running for political office one day during an interview on "Pod Save America."