Mike Tyson Gives Startling Advice to Chris Rock on Will Smith Oscars Fiasco: “He Could Just…”

Mike Tyson Gives Startling Advice to Chris Rock on Will Smith Oscars Fiasco: "He Could Just..."

One of the most shocking and bizarre pop culture moments of 2022 was Will Smith taking the stage and slapping Chris Rock at the Oscars. Although four months have passed since the infamous incident, discussions continue. Recently on Hotboxin’ with Mike Tyson, comedian and actor David Spade made an appearance. Among other topics, the two struck up a conversation about Will Smith and Chris Rock.

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Spade felt it was absolutely impossible for Rock to predict what would happen next, as Will Smith took the stage to confront Rock. Regardless, the Grown-up actor, who worked alongside Chris Rock, appreciated Rock’s reaction to the whole affair involving him.

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However, Mike Tyson interrupted David Pique and asked if Chris Rock had sued over the shocking Oscars incident. Tyson said, “He has trials coming up, doesn’t he? He doesn’t have to sue; he could simply sue the organization for failing to protect.

Here’s what David Spade added after Tyson’s hiatus.

David Spade on the Academy’s weird reaction to Will Smith and Chris Rock’s incident on Hotboxin’ with Mike Tyson

According to David Spade, the Academy didn’t care much about the altercation between Chris Rock and Will Smith. Well, Chris Rock personally didn’t file a complaint, but neither did the Academy strongly condemn Smith’s actions. Unfortunately, Spade thinks the problem lies in the vacuum of repercussions. He said, “Yeah, they (the Academy) didn’t seem to do much about it.”

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LAS VEGAS, NV – AUGUST 26: Former boxer Mike Tyson attends the super welterweight boxing match between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor on August 26, 2017 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

“I mean, I had heard that they got in and asked Will Smith if he wanted to leave. And he (Will Smith) said no. Nobody wants to get in the police car. I think that ‘ they said, ‘hey, they want you down.’ And he says, ‘no, I’m fine.’ And they go, ‘Okay,'” Spade added saying.

Spade even explained how Kate Middleton and her 3-year-old could have upstaged Chris Rock and Will Smith. But, all in a hypothetical situation, as Spade himself said.

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