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(WATCH) Will Smith Smacks Chris Rock in the Face on Stage at Oscars for Insulting His Wife; Staged Incident?


At the Oscars, Chris Rock cracked a joke about Jada Pinkett-Smith being in “G.I. Jane” due to her hair loss condition.

The actress shaved her head to deal with alopecia.

After Rock made the joke, Smith rushed the stage and smacked him in the face.


Rock attempted to shake it off while Smith shouted from his seat to “keep my wife’s name out of your f***ing mouth.”

Smith’s outburst from the audience wasn’t censored in Australia.

WATCH (graphic language):

“Wow dude, it was a G.I. Jane joke,” Rock responded, adding “that was the greatest night in the history of television.”

It wasn’t clear if Smith was removed from the audience for his response to Rock’s joke.

Twitter users debated if this was a staged incident:

What do you think?

A staged event to save the Oscars’ plummeting viewer ratings.

Or, an angry husband defending his wife…


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