Serena Williams’ dad ‘King Richard’ breaks his silence on Will Smith’s Oscars scandal & jokes star can ‘slap my face’

SERENA Williams’ father ‘King Richard’ has broken his silence on Will Smith’s shocking Oscars scandal almost a year on, saying he doesn’t resent the star and joked he can slap his face if they ever meet. The former tennis coach, who was played by the actor in the Hollywood biopic King Richard, sat down with … Read more

How do we feel about Will Smith?

Chris Rock and Will Smithphoto: ROBYN BECK/AFP (Getty Images) In a series of special year-end roundtable discussions, The AV Club looks back at the stories that made the biggest impact on pop culture in 2022. In March 2022, on stage at the Academy Awards, Chris Rock made a joke about Jada Pinkett-Smith’s shaved head. And … Read more

Emancipation on Apple TV+ + More

Will you embrace Will Smith this weekend with open arms? He and Apple TV+ are hoping you will now that his first film since this year’s infamous Oscars slap is coming to the platform. But if you’re not ready to forgive him just yet, there are dozens of other new releases this weekend to choose … Read more

slave drama is shallow as a Louisiana bayou

(LR:) Will Smith and Ben Foster in emancipation image: Courtesy of Apple TV+ This is only speculation, but the cast and crew of emancipationAntoine Fuqua’s Louisiana bayou chase movie disguised as a Civil War slave drama, probably slogged through the mud and muck under the assumption they were making a prestige picture on the order … Read more

Could Planes, Trains & Automobiles still work today?

Steve Martin and John Candy in Planes, Trains & Automobiles (Image: Paramount Pictures)Graphics: Libby McGuire This year marks the 35th anniversary of what is widely considered the best Thanksgiving movie of all time—Planes, Trains & Automobiles. Paramount is marking the occasion with a new remastered 4K release featuring over an hour of deleted scenes from … Read more

Will Smith’s ex-wife Sheree Zampino hopes fans forgive him after Oscar slap, exclusive

The world was rocked at the Academy Awards in March when Will Smith violently slapped Chris Rock in the face after he made a joke about Jada Pinkett’s Smith hairstyle. And now Will’s 54-year-old ex-wife Sheree Zampino has told exclusively that she wishes his fans will forgive him for his mistake. ‘I hope people … Read more

Will Smith seen out with wife Jada Pinkett Smith for first time since Oscars slap

Will Smith was spotted with a big smile on his face along with his wife, Jada Pinkett Smith, as they stopped for a bite to eat at Nobu in Malibu earlier on Saturday. The couple were finally seen together for the first time since the shocking, televised slap during the Oscars in March. However, the … Read more

Willow Smith breaks silence on dad Will Smith’s Oscars slap: ‘I see my whole family as being human’

Willow Smith has finally spoken up about her reaction to watching her father Will Smith slap comedian Chris Rock across the face at the 94th Academy Awards. While the incident left the audience and viewers at home flabbergasted, the 21-year-old singer did not let it change how she views her dad, 53, in any way. … Read more

Will Smith Finally Breaks Silence on Chris Rock Oscars Incident

Will Smith is ready to speak on his actions. In a solo sit-down chat, the actor vulnerably confronted the now-infamous oscars 2022 slap incident, where he physically struck host Chris Rock for making a GI Jane joke about wife Jada Pinkett Smith and her shaved head. She has previously opened up about struggling with alopecia. … Read more