'I’m still processing what happened', says Chris Rock after Oscars 2022's slap incident

written by Ritika Nath | March 31, 2022

Chris Rock breaks silence on Will Smith's slap incident at Oscars 2022: The Oscars 2022 slap incident between Will Smith and Chris Rock was one of the historic moments in the history of the Academy Awards. Meanwhile, Chris has finally opened up about the Oscars' incident.

Prior to his performance in Boston, he spoke about what had happened.  He didn't point out at Will Smith or make fun of him. He stated that he was still processing what had happened on that particular day.

Will smith ,, image From twitter

Given that Will Smith's wife, Jada Pinkett-Smith is facing an auto-immune disease, many people believed that Will Smith was correct and that Chris Rock should have taken notice.

Will Smith slaps Chris Rock at Oscars 2022; video goes viral Image Source: Twitter

“How was your weekend?" he quipped, to which the audience responded with laughter. “I don’t have a bunch of s*** about what happened, so if you came to hear that, I had like a whole show I wrote before this weekend. And I’m still kind of processing what happened, so at some point, I’ll talk about that s***. And it’ll be serious and it’ll be funny, but right now I’m going to tell some jokes," 

ALSO READ: Will Smith issues a public apology to Chris Rock following the ‘Oscars slap incident’

He didn't say Will's name, though. “Other than the weird thing, life is pretty good,” he said at one point mid-way through his act.

The incident between the two stars was sparked by Chris Rock's remark about Will Smith's wife, Jada Pinkett Smith. Will Smith has issued an apology for hitting Chris Rock at the Academy Awards, calling his behavior "unacceptable and inexcusable."

You may also like