(ReclaimingAmerica.net) – Breaking Now: Just moments ago, Will Smith learned his fate from hitting Chris Rock during the Oscars after Rock told an insensitive joke about Smith’s wife, Jada Pinkett Smith.
Smith has been banned by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences from attending the Oscars for the next ten years.
As the New York Post puts it:
“The Oscars just delivered more than a slap on the wrist to Will Smith: The Academy’s Board of Governors has banned this year’s best actor winner from attending the awards ceremony for the next decade after he assaulted comedian Chris Rock at the 2022 ceremony…
“In a subsequent statement released Friday afternoon, the Board stated it has “decided, for a period of 10 years from April 8, 2022, Mr. Smith shall not be permitted to attend any Academy events or programs, in person or virtually, including but not limited to the Academy Awards.”
Also, according to Board President David Rubin:
“We want to express our deep gratitude to Mr. Rock for maintaining his composure under extraordinary circumstances.”
There has been no response from Will Smith to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences decision.
This is a breaking news report from Reclaiming America.