Whole. Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith solve it through couples therapy. After the infamous Oscars slap incident, the couple pledged to seek a solution for their marriage.
According to a close source, the couple are “figuring things out”. The source said We Weekly on April 28, 2022, Will and Jada “engage in therapy together and try to salvage the best from a pretty awful situation.”
another source also said Heat magazine on April 21, 2022, that Will and Jada had “issues for years” before the Oscars slap. “Ever since the Oscars scandal, the tension between them has been palpable,” the insider said. “There have been issues for years, but they’re barely talking right now.”
“If they were to part ways, Will has a fortune of $350 million, half of which Jada would be entitled to under California law,” the source explained. “This could be one of the ugliest divorces in showbiz history and last longer than Angelina [Jolie] and Brad [Pitt]’s done. Will obviously doesn’t want that, but he can’t take too much.
At the 94th Academy Awards on March 27, 2022, Will Smith slapped Chris Rock for calling his wife “GI Jane”. Rock referenced Jada’s bald head, which she is currently battling in alopecia, an autoimmune disease that attacks hair follicles and can lead to permanent baldness. “Keep my wife’s name out of your fucking mouth,” Will shouted from his seat after the altercation. Moments later, Will won the Best Actor Oscar for his performance in King Richard.
Two days after the Oscars, Jada taken to her instagram speak of “healing”. “It’s a healing season and I’m here for it,” reads his statement. Will apologized to Chris on his Instagram on March 28, 2022, “Violence in any form is toxic and destructive. My behavior at the Oscars last night was unacceptable and inexcusable. Jokes at my expense are part of the job, but a joke about Jada’s condition was too much for me to bear and I reacted emotionally.
âI would like to publicly apologize to you, Chris,â said the King Richard the actor continued. “I was out of place and I was wrong. I am embarrassed and my actions were not indicative of the man I want to be. There is no place for violence in a world of love. and kindness.
A week after the Oscars, on April 8, the Academy of Motion Picture & Science announced that Will will therefore be banished from any academy events that will occur in the next 10 years as a result of the slap. The Board has decided, for a period of 10 years from April 8, 2022, that Mr. Smith will not be permitted to attend any Academy events or programs, in person or virtually, including, but without limited to it, the Oscars,â the statement read. .