Will Smith has been a dominant actor in Hollywood since the 1980s. He worked hard and really made his mark in music, television and movies. But he’s been making the news for a less than savory reason in recent history. In the Oscars 2022, he delivered the slap that was heard around the world. And it earned him a negative reputation from many.
Will Smith’s successful career went overboard after an incident
Smith began his entertainment career in the late 1980s with rap duo DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince. Smith grew in his music career until he signed with NBC to build a sitcom around his personality. The Fresh Prince of Bel Air. The show was hugely successful and catapulted Smith’s acting career onto the film scene.
Smith has a decent number of blockbuster films under his belt. He has acted in Disney films Aladdin and men in black to King Richard and The pursuit of happiness. He has also produced many projects including Cobra Kai.
The actor’s career includes some exemplary awards. Above all, He has been nominated for four Academy Awards to the Ali, The pursuit of happinessand King Richard. Will Smith won the Oscar for Best Actor for his role in King Richard in 2022. That evening it hit a high and a low. He stormed the stage and punched Chris Rock after a joke about Smith’s wife. Jada Pinkett-Smith.
Ranker cites Smith as the celebrity people get fed up with
ranger published a list entitled “Celebrities You’re Sick of in 2022”. Prominent personalities include musicians, actors, entrepreneur, and public figures. But Smith found his way to the No. 1 spot. He is followed by Elon Muskthe musically talented duo of Jay-Z and Beyoncé, artists like Lady Gaga and Drake, and even Prince Harry.
While Smith apologized for the incident, it might just be that people are tired of hearing about it. Days and even weeks after the Oscars, many continued to engage with the topic, including other celebrities.
You won’t see Smith at the Oscars anytime soon
Will Smith hit rock bottom during the 94th Academy Awards on March 27, 2022. The actor stormed the stage and punched Chris Rock in the face. He then yelled obscenities at Rock from his seat.
Rock joked and alluded to Smith’s wife and her shaved head main role in a GI Jane Movie. Pinkett Smith rolled her eyes at the joke and her husband stormed the stage. Smith punched Rock in the face in mid-air and went back to his seat. Rock attempted to recover from the incident while Smith yelled, “Keep my wife’s name out of your friggin’ mouth!” twice.
The evening went on. Smith received the Oscar for Best Actor for his role in King Richard. He gave an emotional acceptance speech and apologized to the academy. After the incident, Smith resigned from the academy. The academy banned Smith from attending any Academy events or programs, “including but not limited to the Academy Awards.”
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