Chris Rock said to keep quiet about Will Smith beating him at the 94th Academy Awards until he can pay for his problems.
At a comedy show in Indio, California on Friday for his “Ego Death World Tour,” Rock addressed a lot of people who wanted to know more about the attack.
“I’m okay, I have the whole show and I’m not going to talk about it until I’m paid,” Rock said in the paper. The desert day. “Life is beautiful. I’ve regained my hearing.”
Smith’s attack on the Rock, which took place live, became the most talked about moment about the Oscars in years. So far Rocky has refused to discuss the incident in depth, saying he is still fixing what happened and hinting that he could tackle it in a future comedy work.
“I have nothing to say about it,” Rock told viewers on the show in Boston in late March, just days after the incident.
“I wrote the whole show until the weekend,” he said of the show in Boston. “I’m still fixing what happened, so at some point I’m going to talk about this nonsense. It will be serious. It’s funny, but now I’m going to make some jokes ”.
At the Oscars, Smith rushed on stage and kicked Rock out after a comedian jokingly said that his wife, Jada Pinkett-Smith, could star in “GI Jane 2,” pointing to her shaved head.
Pinkett-Smith has an autoimmune condition known as alopecia, which causes hair loss. He spoke about fighting this situation on social media and his “Conversation at the red table The show.
After the accident, Smith was banned from attending the Oscars for the next 10 years. He also left the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Several comedians, including Jim Carrey and Oscar co-host Amy Schumer, condemned Smith’s actions.