Will Smith’s slap on stage at the 2022 Oscars was allegedly sent The academy in such a frenzy that he called an emergency meeting to consider what actions they should take against the king richard actor.
According Sunorganizers ‘went into full crisis mode’ after publicly condemning Smith for slapping Chris Rock.
“Once the ceremony was over, key members were called to hold an emergency meeting on what action they should take,” a source told the outlet, adding, “There have been calls for Will to strip Will of his Best Actor gong.” .
“You can’t see that they condone violence in any way and there are some people in the Academy who think they should take away the award to prove something.”
“Others, however, believe he should be allowed to keep it,” the source added.
“Chris was immediately supported backstage and offered an aftercare package where he can speak to professionals provided by the academy if needed.
“The Academy is taking this incredibly seriously,” the source concluded.
In the meantime, The academy announced on April 8 that Smith will not be able to attend Academy events for 10 years.