# Oscars 2022
The Academy Wanted Will Smith to Leave the Oscars Event after He Hit Chris Rock
The Academy 'seriously discussed' asking Will Smith to leave after he hit comedian Chris Rock on stage at the Oscars 2022. According to an EW insider, it was "a very huge decision" which would have "consequences within the show." They also claimed that making a decision in a short period of time was a "nightmare and borderline impossible" task.
Oscar telecast started conversation about alopecia
Alopecia is a rare autoimmune conditionCC0 Dominio publico via pxhere. Will Smith left his seat and smacked Chris Rock after the comedian made a joke about his wife, Jada Pinkett Smith. The moment is the most talked about from Sunday's telecast of the Academy Awards, and there are people on each side. There is more to the story than the anger between the two men.
Why Did Will Smith Slap Chris Rock at The Oscars?
Will Smith hits Chris Rock at the 94th Academy Awards.Reuters. March 27 - The slap heard around the world all started with a joke. The audience, along with comedian Chris Rock, were left completely stunned after actor Will Smith walked onto the stage and slapped Rock during the live taping of the 94th Academy Awards.