It seems that the drama around Will Smith and his infamous slap has finally reached an end. During a meeting, the Academy of Arts and Cinematographic Sciences came to the conclusion that, after its incident in the prior ceremony of the Óscar Awards, * Will Smith is prohibited from attending any event organized by this organization for 10 years. *
In this way, Smith will not be able to put a foot, either physical or virtual, at any event, celebration or party that has to do with the Academy of Arts and Cinematographic Sciences until 2032, That includes the ceremonies of the Óscar. This was what was commented about:
"The Board has decided that, for a period of 10 years as of April 8, 2022, Smith will not be allowed to attend any event or program of the Academy, in person or virtually, including, among others, the Academy Awards ".
For his part, Smith issued a statement where he accepted this punishment, where he mentioned: "I accept and respect the decision of the Academy." Along with this, the Academy thanked Chris Rock from preserving his composure after being Beat on television, and this was what was commented:
"We want to express our deep gratitude to rock by maintaining composure in extraordinary circumstances. We also want to thank our hosts, nominees, presenters and winners for the aplomb and grace of it during our transmission. "
Although the cultural impact of Will Smith's slap we have already seen, and surely references and parodies will not stop, it seems that this is the end of this conflict. While the actors will be able to continue talking about this topic, there is nothing else that can be done about it. Companies are breaking relationships with the actor, and he himself resigned from the Academy.
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