Marlon Wayans continues his reign as the king of comedy horror

The Wayans name is synonymous with Black Hollywood royalty. If Kenan and Damon were comedic kings, their brother Marlon was the young prince, lovingly referred to as the baby by peers and fans alike. Originally from New York City, the Wayans clan was large and tight-knit. Family came first, although the desire to use creativity […]

Dave Chappelle rips Will Smith for being fake before the Oscars slap

Comedic superstars Dave Chappelle and Chris Rock continued to rip into Will Smith at their latest sold-out show in Great Britain. While the two were onstage together in Liverpool, England, Chappelle and Rock recalled Smith’s infamous slap at the 2022 Oscars six months ago. Smith assaulted Rock after he made a joke about his wife […]

Nicole Brown Simpson’s sister slams Chris Rock for his OJ Simpson joke

On second thought, there are those out there who now say they see why Chris Rock got “the fire” smacked out of him by Will Smith at the 2022 Oscars. During a comedy performance in Phoenix, the New Jack City star said he was asked to host the 2023 Academy Awards, which he has already […]

Chris Rock references OJ Simpson after saying he was asked to host Oscars

Chris Rock, who previously hosted the Oscars in 2005 and 2016, said in a recent comedy show that he was asked to host next year’s awards, even after being slapped by Will Smith on stage earlier this year. Rock was performing in Phoenix, Arizona on Aug. 28 when he addressed the situation. According to the […]

Vivica A. Fox hasn’t spoken to Jada Pinkett Smith since Oscars criticism

Vivica A. Fox recently shared with the world that she hasn’t heard from Jada Pinkett Smith since bashing her comments on “Red Table Talk” about Will Smith slapping Chris Rock at the Oscars. At the premiere of The Great Wolf Pack: A Call to Adventure at Great Wolf Lodges on Aug. 22, Fox spoke about […]

J. Cole and Willow Smith made Lollapalooza 2022 sizzle

Lollapalooza took over Chicago as it usually does every year. Saturday, July 30, was probably the most explosive night of the event. The organizers planned out the set times, allowing patrons time to leave one set and get to another without missing a beat. The only exception was traveling between the T Mobile stage and […]

Will Smith sends Chris Rock a message (video)

It looks like everybody is ready to talk about the Oscars slap. On July 29, Will Smith finally opened up in a YouTube video about everything surrounding that night. In the opening, words came across the screen that read: “It’s been a minute … Over the last few months, I’ve been doing a lot of […]

Chris Rock finally addresses the Will Smith slap (video)

After stewing over the humiliating slap at the 2022 Oscars for the past four months, Chris Rock has finally addressed former friend Will Smith. During his set at Madison Square Garden with co-headliner Kevin Hart, Rock “made a joke about Smith and the toxic “cancel culture.” He told the audience that “anyone who says words […]

Da Smart Guy recalls when DC Young Fly saved his show

Comedy can be a tough profession. On the way to stardom, there can be a lot of nights of receiving little to no pay coupled with a constant threat of being canceled, and even worse, getting heckled on stage. For Da Smart Guy, the journey has been just a bit better thanks to DC Young […]

DJ Jazzy Jeff says Will Smith would have squared off with Mike Tyson (video)

Though the shock of the Will Smith slapdown of Chris Rock at the 2022 Academy Awards has subsided since March 2022, the infamous debacle remains tattooed on the American consciousness. Smith’s former partner from the Grammy-winning duo DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince continues to defend Smith while not excusing the behavior that got […]

Why Michael Blackson suggests comedians start wearing helmets

Michael Blackson wants to put an end to comedians being targeted. The Ghanian comedian told rolling out what he wanted to see at the 2022 BET Awards was no one getting slapped. Of course, Blackson was referring to the 2022 Oscars, when Will Smith stormed on stage and slapped comedian Chris Rock after he told […]

Will Smith is plotting his comeback with major film

Oscar-winning actor Will Smith is reportedly planning his comeback now that the deafening outrage surrounding his infamous smackdown of Chris Rock has subsided significantly. Smith, 54, who won his first Academy Award for his riveting portrayal of Venus and Serena Williams’ father in the film King Richard, is said to be working on the sequel […]

Chris Rock rejects Jada Pinkett Smith’s plea to reconcile with Will Smith

During a recent episode of Jada Pinkett Smith’s Facebook Watch show, “Red Table Talk,” she expressed her desire for comedian Chris Rock and Oscar-winning husband Will Smith to reconcile their differences. As anybody with or without television is well aware, Smith marched onstage during the 2022 Oscars in March and administered a loud smack on […]

Dave Chappelle and Chris Rock teaming up for a special show

Dave Chappelle is going to team up with fellow comic legend Chris Rock for an upcoming show. According to Live Nation’s website, tickets go on sale for a September show in London where Chappelle and Rock will perform together again Speculation has it that the collaboration was inspired after Rock joined Chappelle at the Comedy […]

Vivica A. Fox teary hearing Jada Pinkett Smith’s remarks about Oscars slap

On the June 1 episode of “Red Table Talk,” Jada Pinkett Smith addressed her feelings about Will Smith slapping Chris Rock at the Oscars. She centered the talk around alopecia and then said some words about Smith and Rock. “My deepest hope is that these two intelligent, capable men have an opportunity to heal, talk […]

Jada Pinkett Smith finally addresses the Oscars slap on ‘Red Table Talk’

The moment has finally arrived. On the June 1 episode of “Red Table Talk,” Jada Pinkett Smith briefly addressed the Oscars incident between Will Smith and Chris Rock. Will Smith took the stage at the Academy Awards in March and slapped Rock after he made a joke about Pinkett Smith’s hair. Her hair loss comes […]

Dave Chappelle attacker explains how he was inspired by Will Smith

Isaiah Lee, the struggling rap aspirant who rushed the stage during Dave Chappelle’s “Netflix is a Joke” comedy festival on May 3, 2022, explains that he was inspired by Will Smith’s smackdown of Chris Rock at the Oscars. The media reported ad nauseam on every conceivable angle of Smith’s purposeful strut onto the stage at […]

Will Smith details the practice that helped him become a better actor

Will Smith put pen to paper to tell his life story in his book Will, which detailed his difficult early years growing up in Philadelphia and witnessing domestic violence at home when his father beat his mother. In a new interview on David Letterman’s Netflix series “My Next Guest Needs No Introduction,” Smith said his […]

Will Smith had visions of ruining his career before the Oscars slap

Embattled Hollywood heavyweight Will Smith said he had visions of his career being ruined prior to the infamous Oscar slap of Chris Rock that was heard around the world. In an interview with David Letterman that was taped prior to the Oscars and aired in March 2022, Smith said on the Netflix show, “My Next […]