What happened with Will Smith and Chris Rock last Sunday, March 27 at the 94th edition of the Oscars is far from over, since opinions and criticisms continue to arrive around this event, and now the opinion of none other than the vice president of the BAFTA awards, who has issued a harsh criticism of the Academy.
It should be remembered that at the 2022 Oscars one of the most controversial and uncomfortable moments in the history of these awards was experienced, since film fans and those attending the award ceremony were shocked when Will Smith took the stage and slapped Chris Rock, after the comedian made a joke about the now Academy Award winner’s wife.
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After this event, numerous opinions have arisen, and in the last hours most of them condemn what Will Smith has done, something with which the vice-president of the British BAFTA awards, Sara Putt, agrees, since in a recent interview for the Through The Hollywood Reporter, the executive points out that they would even have taken away the award for the actor in England.
They would take him out of the ceremony, it’s just a complete red line for us, “says the executive.
Without a doubt, nothing looks good for the future of Will Smith, since more and more opinions condemn what the actor did at the 94th Academy Awards, and until now, the protagonist of ‘The Prince del Rap’ has not had important consequences on what happened, however, this may change in the coming days.
The Academy opens an investigation into the 2022 Oscars
After the harsh criticism received after the aforementioned award ceremony, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences issued a statement indicating that it has initiated an investigation process, taking into account the legal regulations of the state of California and its internal statutes, about what happened at the aforementioned ceremony, something that could end in harsh consequences for Will Smith.
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It is important to mention that the actress Whoopi Goldberg, who is part of the governors who will decide the action by the Academy, pointed out, unlike the executive of the BAFTA awards, that removing the Oscar from Will Smith is not an option, However, the renowned artist recognized the actor’s mistake, emphasizing that it will have consequences.
Until now, there has only been speculation about the consequences that Will Smith could have, and many experts agree that the actor could be expelled from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which would be catastrophic for the artist’s career, however, We will have to wait for the result of the investigation.
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