‘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

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

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

Will Smith has two weeks to save his career as he plans to Oscars bosses and ‘beg for forgiveness’

Will Smith faces a two-week fight to save his career as the Academy mulls taking away his Oscar – with the star planning to ‘beg for forgiveness’ in a letter to awards bosses. The Best Actor winner is set for a ‘D-Day’ hearing with the Academy on April 18 where he will find out ‘if … Read more

Billie Eilish responds to TikTok user saying she was ‘Worst Dressed’ at Oscars in clip from bathroom

Billie Eilish responds to TikTok user saying she was ‘Worst Dressed’ at Oscars … in clip from bathroom By Adam S. Levy For Dailymail.com Published: 22:03 EDT, 31 March 2022 | Updated: 02:14 EDT, 1 April 2022 Billie Eilish took to TikTok to respond to a user who was critical of the ruffled black Gucci … Read more

Whoopi Goldberg claims that saying Hollywood is full of out of touch elites is akin to racism

Whoopi Goldberg went off on one of her fellow co-hosts on The View who called Hollywood elites out-of-touch hypocrites, claiming the statement was akin to racism. As hosts on Thursday discussed the infamous slapping incident between Will Smith and Chris Rock at the Oscars, Tara Setmayer criticized the audience at the event for clapping for … Read more