Willow Smith Talks About Father Will Smith Punching Chris Rock At Oscars: ‘Humanity Is Not Accepted Generally’

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Existing product of two wildly successful entertainers under constant media scrutiny, Willow Smith is no slouch.

Willow, born to Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith, has known fame all her life.

The “Meet Me At Our Spot” singer, along with her older brother, is an outspoken musician, Jaden Smith.

In March, her father stormed the stage at the Oscars after arguing with comedian Chris Rock, who was turned on at Jada’s expense. Will slapped the comedian, returned to his seat and yelled, “Don’t hide my wife’s name.”

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Will Smith disagreed with Chris Rock’s joke about Jada Pinkett Smith. This resulted in Will slapping Chris.
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The Smith family and Rock have mostly remained mum since the incident, offering brief comments or telling short anecdotes.

Rock reported as not interested exchanging pleasantries with Smith.

In a new interview with Billboard , Willow says the infamous slap “didn’t affect me as much as my inner demons.”

Willow was quick to defend her father.

“I see my whole self family as a personI love and accept them for all their humanity,” said the 21-year-old.

Will Smith seen after winning the Oscar for Best Actor and slapping Chris Rock.  He is pictured with his wife Jada and three children: Willow, Jayden and Trey (left to right).

Will Smith seen after winning the Oscar for Best Actor and slapping Chris Rock. He is pictured with his wife Jada and three children: Willow, Jayden and Trey (left to right).
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“Because of the situation we are in, our humanity is sometimes not accepted and we are expected to behave in ways that are not conducive to healthy human life and are not conducive to being honest.”

Her words reflect that of a father who recently shared in a video your thoughts on what happened.

“I can tell you all that there’s no part of me that doesn’t think it was the right thing to do in that moment,” the Men In Black star said. “I don’t think this is the optimal way to deal with feelings of disrespect or insults.

Willow Smith has defended her father in an interview over the criticism he faced after he slapped Chris Rock at the Oscars.

Willow Smith has defended her father in an interview over the criticism he faced after he slapped Chris Rock at the Oscars.
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One of Smith’s sons appears to have posted his opinion on the slap, transfer to Twitter hours after it happened.

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“I hate letting people down,” Smith noted in his apology video.

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