Will Smith Clarifies Jada’s Role in Oscars Slap In Apology Video

Will Smith says it all ― and finally apologize – months later slapping chris rock at the Oscars.

The Oscar-winning actress answered questions about the slap in a video of almost six minutes he posted on his YouTube channel on Friday.

I specified his wife by Jada Pinkett Smith role in the slap – or lack thereof – after a question appeared onscreen saying, “After Jada rolled her eyes, did she tell you to do something?”

“No,” Smith said emphatically, as he began to smile.

“It’s like, you know, I made a choice on my own, from my own experiences, from my history with Chris,” he said. “Jada had nothing to do with this. I’m sorry baby.

Rock, who was presenting an award on the show, joked about Pinkett Smith’s shaved head, suggesting she would appear in “GI Jane 2.”

Pinkett Smith, who shared publicly that she suffers from alopeciaa condition that causes hair loss, rolled his eyes at the comment, after which Smith started screaming and eventually made his way onto the stage to punch Rock.

In Smith’s new YouTube video, he said he reached out to Rock to talk about the incident, but the comedian said he wasn’t ready to talk yet.

“So I’ll tell you, Chris, I apologize to you,” Smith said. “My behavior was unacceptable, and I’m here whenever you’re ready to talk.”

The ‘King Richard’ actor added that he was “deeply remorseful” for his actions and apologized to his family, fellow nominees and those who looked up to him.

“I try to be remorseful without being ashamed of myself,” Smith said at the end of the video. “Right? I’m human And I made a mistake, and I try not to think of myself as shit.

“I know it was confusing, I know it was shocking, but I promise you ― I am deeply dedicated and committed to bringing light, love, and joy into the world,” the director said. actor before signing. “And, if you hang in there, I promise we can be friends again.”