LOS ANGELES – Actor Will Smith stated on Friday he was “deeply remorseful” at having slapped Chris Rock on the Academy Awards this 12 months and had reached out to the comic to speak however was rebuffed.
Smith posted a video on YouTube wherein he addressed questions in regards to the assault on Rock on stage on the March ceremony after the comic made a joke in regards to the look of Smith’s spouse, Jada Pinkett Smith.
“There isn’t any a part of me that thinks that was the fitting method to behave in that second,” Smith stated within the video, wherein he was seated in a chair in entrance of a bookshelf.
“I’m deeply remorseful,” Smith added. “I am attempting to be remorseful with out being ashame…
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