Fans were shocked after witnessing Will Smith slapping Chris Rock at the Oscars this year. The repercussions of the incidents were hard on the actor. After Will Smith posted an apology for Chris Rock online and submitted his resignation from the Academy, He was spotted visiting India. The paparazzi caught sight of him at a private airfield in Mumbai on April 23rd.
An ET source has now reported that the actor has been seeking therapy. The source said, “has been going to therapy after the Oscars incident.” The incident he was referring to was when Will Smith slapped the comedian Chris Rock after he made a joke about his wife, Jada Pinkett Smith’s bald head as a result of her medical condition.
Chris Rock attended some of his comedy shows and mentioned that he wasn’t going to speak about the incident because he still needs time to process it. Jada on the other hand said that her family was focusing on “Deep Healing” post the incident on her popular talk show Red table talk.
Chris Rock once brought up Will Smith’s name on Tuesday when he was performing as a part of Netflix is a Joke Festival. Another comedian Dave Chappelle was attacked by a man who approached him with a knife and Chris Rock joked saying, “Was that Will Smith?”.