It appears like Chris Rock is continuous to make use of the artwork of stand-up comedy as a technique to tackle the Oscars incident with Will Smith, and through his newest present, he briefly addressed Will’s apology video, which was launched again in July.
According to Deadline, whereas acting at London’s O2 Arena Saturday night, each Chris Rock and Dave Chappelle addressed the assaults that they each skilled on stage earlier this yr. During his set, Chris Rock took a while to talk on the Will Smith scenario, throughout which he stated, “f**k your hostage video,” which was in response to the apology video Will posted to his YouTube Channel and Instagram again in July.
As beforehand reported, the video was the primary on-camera look Will had because the incident. In the video, he issued a verbal apology to Chris and stated,
“I reached out to Chris and the message that came back is that he’s not ready to talk, and when he is, he will reach out. So I will say to you Chris, I apologize to you, my behavior was unacceptable and I’m here when you’re ready to talk.”
During a present in Liverpool, Chris spoke concerning the incident, which went down in March, and stated,
“Will did the impression of a perfect person for 30 years, and he ripped his mask off and showed us he was as ugly as the rest of us. Whatever the consequences are… I hope he doesn’t put his mask back on again and lets his real face breathe. I see myself in both men.”
During a present in Phoenix, AZ Chris Rock additionally shared that he turned down a suggestion to host subsequent yr’s Oscars, saying that returning to the present is like returning to the scene of against the law. He referenced the O.J. Simpson homicide case and stated it’s like asking Nicole Brown Simpson “to go back to the restaurant,”which occurred earlier than her loss of life.
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