Film Academy President David Rubin said after Will Smith’s resignation, “We have accepted Will’s resignation.”
Hollywood star Will Smith has resigned from the Academy of Motion Picture. Will slapped comedian Chris Rock at the 94th Oscars. The actor said that whatever decision the board takes will be acceptable to me. At the same time, the Academy has accepted his resignation and has also spoken of disciplinary action.
I have betrayed the trust of the Academy: Will
Will said in his statement after the resignation, “I am ready to accept any consequences for my actions.” What I did at the 94th Oscars was very embarrassing and shocking. The list of people whom I have caused pain is very long. Chris’s name is also included in this list. I have betrayed the trust of the Academy. The other winners did not get a chance to celebrate because of me in the ceremony.
Will take action against
Film Academy President David Rubin said after Will Smith’s resignation, “We have accepted Will’s resignation.” We will also take disciplinary action against the violence that Will has done at the ceremony. For this, we have a board meeting on April 18.
What’s the matter?
American comedian Chris Rock, who came to award in a category at the ceremony, made fun of the baldness of Will’s wife Jada Pinkett Smith. After which Will went on stage and slapped Chris. Please tell that Will’s wife got her hair cut due to illness. Actually, she is battling with alopecia disease, due to which the hair completely disappears from place to place in the head.
Will apologized by sharing the post
Will shared the post, writing, “Violence is toxic and destructive in all its forms. My behavior at last night’s Academy Awards deserves no apology. Pranking me is part of the job, but about Jada’s medical condition.” I couldn’t bear the joke and I reacted emotionally. I want to apologize publicly to you, Chris. I went overboard and I was wrong.”