Will Smith could have launched an apology video over slapping Chris Rock on the Oscars in March, however any possibilities of telling the comic he’s sorry in particular person appear not possible at this level.
Smith launched a virtually six-minute video Friday wherein he stated he was “deeply remorseful” for his actions and that he’d “been doing a lot of thinking and personal work” over the previous few months.
He additionally stated that he reached out to Rock, who reportedly stated he’ll attain out when he’s prepared.
“So I will say to you, Chris, I apologize to you,” Smith stated within the video. “My behavior was unacceptable, and I’m here whenever you’re ready to talk.”
Sources informed Individuals.com that Rock has reportedly “moved on” from the televised incident and has no cause to debate it with Smith.
“Chris doesn’t need to talk,” one insider informed Individuals.com. “This is clearly something that bothers Will more than Chris. Will needs to deal with his issues. Chris is fine.”
However although Rock doesn’t really feel compelled to speak to Smith concerning the slap, he apparently doesn’t thoughts dishing about it onstage.
“If everybody claims to be a victim, then nobody will hear the real victims. Even me getting smacked by Suge Smith,” he informed the gang, a reference to Loss of life Row Data co-founder Marion “Suge” Knight, who’s serving a 28-year sentence for manslaughter. “I went to work the next day; I got kids.”