Now then Amy Schumer had a whole week to process what happened at Academy Award Between Will Smith and Chris Rockshe has a lot to say at a controversial time.
In her first public appearance since the organization Oscar in Mirage Theater in Las Vegas for her Amy Schumer and friends Saturday’s comedy show, the 40-year-old comedian took a moment to add some of her feelings about the current scandalous slap, saying she really didn’t find anything funny about the situation. :
“This is my first time doing a big commercial since I was pregnant. I’m so excited, it feels great to be back in Vegas. We’re going to talk about everything and the Oscars but I just want to talk about drinking because I’ve been drinking a lot and I’m getting really drunk. I don’t even know what to say about the Oscars as I really don’t know what to say, I have no jokes about it. All I can say is I don’t know if you’ve seen this but Will Smith slapped Chris Rock. Did you read it in your news feed? “
We are pretty sure everyone has…
But in case you need a refresher, Will hit out at the 57-year-old Madagascar actor for making a GI Jane joke about Jada Pinkett Smith’s short hairstyle. The Red Table Talk host has been open about her struggles with hair loss in the past.
As a result of the incident, Prince of Bel-Air fresh alum put some movies on the rear burner and resigned Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences. However, he is still likely to face some further “major consequences” for his assault on Chris as the Academy is conducting a formal review of the matter.
However, before the confrontation on stage, Amy said she felt very confident and happy with the way the awards show was going. However, that soon changed. Referring to Will’s portrayal of famed boxer Muhammad Ali in the 2001 film Ali, she continued:
“I felt like myself… and then suddenly Ali was going up.”
Final, Shipwreck the actress feels the whole thing is “af**king bummer”, adding:
“All I can say is it’s really sad and I think it says a lot about toxic masculinity. It’s really annoying. ”
That’s for sure…
This isn’t the first time Amy has touched on the slap. She previously confessed that she was “activated and traumatized” by the incident in a since delete Instagram posts:
“I think we can all agree that the best way to unpack what happened is to stream my series. [Life And Beth on Hulu] and see you on tour this fall. I think we can all agree that the best way to unpack what happened is to stream my series. [Life And Beth on Hulu] and see you on tour this fall. So painful in @willsmith I’m still shocked and stunned and sad anyway. I am proud of myself and my co-hosts. But yes. Waiting for this sick feeling to disappear from what we’ve all witnessed.”
The I feel beautiful alum again Not the only presenter to speak up. In an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Wanda Sykes revealed that Chris approached her at a party after the Oscars at her home Guy Oseary to apologize to her:
“I saw Chris at Guy’s party, and as soon as I walked up to him, the first thing he said was, ‘I’m so sorry.’ He was like, ‘It’s supposed to be your night. You, Amy and Regina did a great job. I’m so sorry. Now, this will be about this. ‘ Chris is like that. ”
We’re sure there will continue to be more incidents as the weeks go by. But what do you think about what Amy has to say? Drop your thoughts in the comments!
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