Chris Rock’s Brother Tony Rock Lashes Out At Will Smith On Stage: You Hit My Brother Because Your B*tch Gave You A Side-Eye?! [VIDEO]
During his stand-up comedy show on Friday (Apri1), Tony, spoke directly about the incident.
He came out on the stage to Tupac, telling the audience
“If you think you gonna walk up on this stage, this ain’t the motherf—ing Oscars. And if you walk your a— up here, you ain’t nominated for s—t but these motherf—ing hands.
“Oh, we going to pop the rest of the year. Every time you see me do a show, pop!”
Watch the clip below.
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He later spoke directly about the Oscars incident telling attendees,
“I didn’t want to start the show like that! You gonna hit my motherf—ing brother because your b—h gave you a side-eye?”
As previously reported, during the Oscars, Rock made a joke Smith’s wife, Jada Pinkett Smith, who has a shaved head (the actress has alopecia).
Will Smith just punched Chris Rock and told him "keep my wife's name out of your f***ing mouth" pic.twitter.com/YK5aQqv89t
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While on Rock was still on stage, Smith walked up and slapped Rock. He then walked back to his seat and shouted at the comedian to keep his wife’s name out of his
Later in the show, while accepting the Oscar for best actor for his performance in King Richard, Smith apologized to the Academy and fellow nominees. At the time, he did not apologize to Rock.
The following day, he apologized to Rock on Instagram.
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Smith’s mother also did an interview following the incident, noting that she had never seen that side of her son.
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Later in the week, the producer of the 2022 Oscars telecast, Will Packer, spoke out about the incident.
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