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Chris Rock to Be First Comedian to Perform on Live Netflix Stream
Chris Rock will be Netflix's first big test into its foray into live streaming as the first comedian to perform on their new format The global event will stream in early 2023 Rock established a long relationship with the platform following his long relationship with HBO Most recently, following the 2022 infamous Oscar slap from[...]
Our line-up for this morning includes a wide range of topics… including She-Hulk: Attorney at Law star Jameela Jamil getting into a misgendering controversy, Amazon's The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power apparently getting review-bombed on Rotten Tomatoes, with Amazon shutting down ratings for LOTR: TROP; and Chris Rock & Dave Chappelle offer[...]
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Earlier this week, we took a look at what Chris Rock had to say about Will Smith slapping him on stage during this year's live Oscars broadcast on ABC over a joke Rock made about Smith's wife, Jada Pinkett Smith, during a set in Arizona Well, Rock has some more to add about the incident, and[...]
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A month ago, Will Smith posted a 5-minute+ video on YouTube apologizing to Chris Rock, Rock's family, Smith's family, and Smith's friends & supporters for slapping Rock on stage during this year's live Oscars broadcast on ABC over a joke Rock made about Smith's wife, Jada Pinkett Smith We're guessing you might have heard about[...]
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Less than a week after Chris Rock addressed the incident during a stand-up set in New Jersey over the past weekend, Will Smith has taken to YouTube to post a 5-minute+ video apologizing to Rock, Rock's family, Smith's family, and Smith's friends and supporters for slapping Rock on stage during this year's live Oscars broadcast[...]
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Just to get everyone up-to-speed? Will Smith slapped Chris Rock over a joke Rock made about Smith's wife, Jada Pinkett Smith ("Jada, I love you, 'G.I Jane 2,' Can't wait to see it") What jacked up the entire event to a "Spinal Tap"-loving 11 was the fact that it was done on stage… during the[...]
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Jamie Foxx and Chris Rock helped calm the crowd with humor before Chappelle introduced the last and featured musical guests for the evening, hip-hop artists yasiin bey and Talib Kweli, a.k.a Black Star, who performed music from their new album – the first in nearly 24 years – which was released on Luminary Other special[...]
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You're a legend, and we're not going to let nothing happen to you." And if there's anyone who knows more about being assaulted on stage for doing their job by making people laugh, it's actor/comedian Chris Rock Though having still not spoken out publicly about the infamous Oscars/Will Smith slap, Rock reportedly came on stage shortly[...]
Wrestling Stars React To Will Smith's Wrestling-Esque Oscar Slap
Last week, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Board of Governors rendered its decision regarding Oscar winner Will Smith slapping presenter Chris Rock over Rock's joke about his wife Jada Pinkett Smith ("Jada, I love you, 'G.I Jane 2,' Can't wait to see it") In AMPAS CEO Dawn Hudson & President David Rubin's[...]
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During his weekly break from sitting on his porch and shaking his fist at the clouds, Maher took some time out from his show to address how the Will Smith–Chris Rock incident at the Oscars was a microcosm of a bigger problem going on in society when it comes to comedy "Comedians have been under[...]
Wrestling Stars React To Will Smith's Wrestling-Esque Oscar Slap
A week after resigning from the academy as it was beginning its review of the Oscar winner slapping presenter Chris Rock during the live ABC Academy Awards broadcast over Rock's joke at his wife Jada Pinkett Smith ("Jada, I love you, 'G.I Jane 2,' can't wait to see it"), Academy of Motion Picture Arts and[...]
Wrestling Stars React To Will Smith's Wrestling-Esque Oscar Slap
Only hours after Academy Awards broadcast producer Will Packer offered his perspective on Best Actor award-winner Will Smith (King Richard) slapping presenter Chris Rock during the live ABC Academy Awards broadcast over Rock's joke directed at Smith's wife Jada Pinkett Smith ("Jada, I love you, 'G.I Jane 2,' can't wait to see it"), we have[...]
Wrestling Stars React To Will Smith's Wrestling-Esque Oscar Slap
As a review & investigation of the "The Great Oscars Slap of 2022" between Best Actor award-winner Will Smith (King Richard) and presenter Chris Rock during the live ABC Academy Awards broadcast over Rock's joke directed at Smith's wife Jada Pinkett Smith ("Jada, I love you, 'G.I Jane 2,' can't wait to see it") gets[...]
Wrestling Stars React To Will Smith's Wrestling-Esque Oscar Slap
By now, pretty much the entire world has chimed in on "The Great Oscars Slap of 2022," where Best Actor nominee Will Smith (King Richard) slapped presenter Chris Rock during the live ABC Academy Awards broadcast over Rock's joke directed at his wife Jada Pinkett Smith ("Jada, I love you, 'G.I Jane 2,' can't wait to[...]
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After Sunday night's Academy Awards saw Best Actor nominee Will Smith (King Richard) slap presenter Chris Rock during the live ABC broadcast over Rock's joke directed at his wife Jada Pinkett Smith ("Jada, I love you, 'G.I Jane 2,' can't wait to see it"), Smith took to social media on Monday to post an apology[...]
Our line-up of news, opinions & commentary for this morning includes Will Smith & Chris Rock, The CW's DC's Stargirl finds its Obsidian in Tim Gabriel, Paramount+'s Star Trek: Picard & AMC's The Walking Dead offer preview images, BBC's Doctor Who confirms Easter weekend for "Legend of the Sea Devils," Rosario Dawson was unaware that[...]
Wrestling Stars React To Will Smith's Wrestling-Esque Oscar Slap
 Of course, the moment that had the world talking was when megastar and soon-to-be Best Actor Award Winner Will Smith marched on stage and slapped comedian Chris Rock for a joke he'd just made about Smith's wife  The whole scene, complete with embarrassing shock value and the blurred lines of reality, made viewers think they were[...]
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Less than 24-hours after Best Actor nominee Will Smith (King Richard) slapped presenter Chris Rock during the live broadcast of the Academy Awards over Rock's joke referencing his wife Jada Pinkett Smith ("Jada, I love you, 'G.I Jane 2,' can't wait to see it"), making the two the topic of 95% of the conversations happening online[...]
Even More Comic Book Creators React To Will Smith & Chris Rock
Yes, welcome to more Will Smith and Chris Rock at the Oscars This morning, as I woke up, I posted an article listing comic book creators' and few other ne'er-do-wells' reactions to the events of the Oscars In which Will Smith hit host Chris Rock across the face, on stage, after Chris made a pretty poor[...]
Will Smith Slaps Chris Rock, Wins Oscar; Charges Not Pressed: Update
Okay, now back to "The Slap That Launched 1000 Memes"… "The Slap That Now Replaces the Batman & Robin Slap Meme." So we're pretty sure by now that you've heard that the only "entertaining" part of ABC's broadcast of the 94th Academy Awards was when Best Actor nominee Will Smith (King Richard) slapped the taste[...]
Comics Industry Reacts To... Will Smith And Chris Rock At The Oscars
Will Smith hit Oscar host Chris Rock on stage, after Chris made a joke about Jada Pinkett-Smith's hair And that is the big story that Brits are waking up to The one news story that the whole world is obsessed with right now And not the situation in Ukraine, though some folk are making weird[...]
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In a move that left the Academy Awards audience in stunned silence and result in an awkward & abrupt cut of the broadcast, nominee for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Will Smith (King Richard) apparently took offense at the jokes Chris Rock was making as a presenter on stage regarding Smith's[...]
Everybody Hates Chris: Sanjay Shah To Write Animated Sitcom Reboot
The original live-action series of Chris Rock's beloved autobiographical family sitcom was a hit during its original run, running from 2005 to 2009 Rock is expected to return as narrator and executive producer of the new animated version, which is currently in development at CBS Studios The studio produced the original live-action coming-of-age single-camera comedy,[...]
Spiral: From The Book Of SAW Debuts New Clip W/ Samuel L. Jackson
Jackson involved. It has been said that comedian and actor Chris Rock has had a longstanding love for the Saw universe, which led to the recent revival that intended to create its own world Rock had an "idea" that he pushed to make the film, and a major piece of the puzzle involved getting Jackson involved[...]
Spiral: From The Book Of SAW Costumes Come To Live EXCLUSIVE
Starring Chris Rock, Samuel L Jackson, Max Minghella, and Marisol Nichols, the film is looking to jumpstart SAW from a fresh place while creating and crafting something of their own It looks and feels like a return to the thriller storytelling the first film featured, and that is a good thing Today, we have a[...]
3 Essentials We Need in Spiral: From the Book of Saw
Jackson), brash Detective Ezekiel "Zeke" Banks (Chris Rock) and his rookie partner (Max Minghella) take charge of a grisly investigation into murders that are eerily reminiscent of the city's gruesome past Unwittingly entrapped in a deepening mystery, Zeke finds himself at the center of the killer's morbid game." Spiral: From The Book Of SAW Poster[...]
Spiral: From The Book Of SAW Debuts New Clip W/ Samuel L. Jackson
Jackson), brash Detective Ezekiel "Zeke" Banks (Chris Rock) and his rookie partner (Max Minghella) take charge of a grisly investigation into murders that are eerily reminiscent of the city's gruesome past Unwittingly entrapped in a deepening mystery, Zeke finds himself at the center of the killer's morbid game." Spiral: From The Book Of SAW Poster[...]
3 Essentials We Need in Spiral: From the Book of Saw
While Spiral is the first film to drop the Saw title, we immediately learn that Spiral is very much set in the world of Saw with the aesthetic of blood and a dreary factory look that the franchise has found comfort in. The trailer kicks off, introducing us to Chris Rock's character (our lead and major[...]
'Saw' Spinoff 'Spiral' Debuts First trailer, Watch it Now!
Starring Chris Rock in what is an out of character role for him, the film looks to bring the dormant horror gorefest franchise back to prominence and its roots, going back to the first film's phycological thriller story instead of the gore-for-gores-sake schlock of the many sequels A new still from the film hit the[...]
Saturday Night Live returns this Saturday (Image: NBC)
Chalamet follows in a line of hosts this season that's included Chris Rock, Bill Burr, Issa Rae, Adele, John Mulaney, Dave Chappelle, and Bateman 'The Boss" and his crew follow the musical stylings of Justin Bieber, H.E.R., The Strokes, and Foo Fighters, and Wallen Now, SNL is releasing a preview image of Chalamet down at Studio[...]