‘SNL’ covers Will Smith, Chris Rock Oscars slap in sketch, ‘Weekend Update’

“Saturday Night Live” dove headfirst into the week-long controversy around Will Smith, mocking how the “Fresh Prince” seemed to turn into a different person Sunday night when he suddenly got up on stage and slapped comedian Chris Rock in face at the Oscars over a joke about his wife. In a sketch taking place at … Read more

Will Smith’s projects ‘on hold’ as Denzel Washington weighs in on slap

Denzel Washington, who was seen consoling Will Smith moments after the King Richard actor slapped Chris Rock at the Oscars last weekend, spoke out on Saturday about the night’s controversy, asking: ‘Who are we to condemn?’ Washington’s defense of Smith comes as the now-controversial actor faces production backlash over his stunt, with his upcoming Netflix … Read more

Denzel talks about consoling Will Smith at Oscars

Denzel WashingtonPhoto: Kevin Winter (Getty Images) Amidst the chaos that ensued at the Oscars on Sunday night—after-you-know-who abruptly took the stage to you-know-what you-know-whom straight in the face—one of the most calming presences in the Dolby Theater appears to have been Denzel Washington. The veteran actor was one of a few A-listers who joined ostensible … Read more

Bill Maher Blames ‘Toxic Femininity’ For Will Smith Oscars Slap On ‘Real Time’

Last night on Real Time with Bill Maher, the topic of Will Smith’s Oscars slap came up and boy did the HBO host have plenty to say. After all, it’s the only thing Hollywood has been talking about for nearly a week now. “Thank you all for coming and putting on a brave face,” Maher … Read more

Will Smith resigns from film academy over Chris Rock slap

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Will Smith resigned Friday from the motion picture academy following his Oscars night slap of Chris Rock and said he would accept any further punishment the organization imposed. Smith in a statement released Friday afternoon said he will “fully accept any and all consequences for my conduct. My actions at the … Read more

Pulp Fiction co-stars Uma Thurman and Samuel L. Jackson are set to reunite onscreen in The Kill Room

Pulp Fiction co-stars Uma Thurman and Samuel L. Jackson set to reunite onscreen in forthcoming comedy-thriller The Kill Room By Sam Joseph Semon For Dailymail.com Published: 19:58 EDT, 1 April 2022 | Updated: 20:00 EDT, 1 April 2022 Uma Thurman and Samuel L. Jackson are set to reunite onscreen in the forthcoming comedy-thriller The Kill … Read more

Will Smith resigns from Oscars Academy over Chris Rock slap: ‘My actions were painful, inexcusable’ | Hollywood

Actor Will Smith resigned on Friday from the motion picture academy following his Oscars night slap of Chris Rock and said he would accept any further punishment the organization imposed. Will in a statement said he will “fully accept any and all consequences for my conduct. My actions at the 94th Academy Awards presentation were … Read more

Andrew Garfield mimics Will Smith slaps at Oscars 2022: Video

Even Andrew Garfield couldn’t get over the slap heard around the world. While leaving the 2022 Oscars, the Best Actor nominee was spotted walking up to a group of friends and saying, “What the f–k are you doing?” before smacking the air and laughing. The on-camera moment, which was posted to unCrazed’s YouTube account Thursday, … Read more

Billie Eilish claps back at Oscars outfit review on TikTok

The “No Time to Die” singer’s got no time for fashion critics. Earlier this week, TikTok user @koltenkephart included Billie Eilish’s Oscars 2022 red carpet look — a dramatic black Gucci gown adorned with multiple rows of ruffles — in his “worst dressed” roundup, saying, “I’ve had enough of her s—t .” “I hate to … Read more