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Will Smith reacts to 10-year ban by Academy after he smacked Chris Rock at Oscars 2022

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Actor Will Smith has responded to being banned from Academy events for 10 years after slapping Chris Rock at the 2022 Oscars ceremony. The Board of Governors for the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, on Friday, voted to ban the ‘The Pursuit of Happiness’ star from all the Academy events for 10 years. Minutes after the decision was announced, Smith responded by saying, "I accept and respect the Academy’s decision," to Page Six."