Chris Rock has a new Netflix special titled Selective Outrage scheduled for (March 4).
Chris Rock to get his revenge on Will Smith’s Oscar slap
Comedian Chris Rock to address Will Smith slap in live Netflix special material.
Rock has already been testing the waters. The 58-year-old comic has been trying out vicious new material about the infamous incident onstage for audiences during his “Ego Death”
“I rooted for Will Smith my whole life,” he recently told a packed theater. But now, Rock added, he’s hate-watching Smith’s latest movie, in which he plays a tortured, escaped slave.
“The other day, I watched ‘Emancipation’ just so I could watch him getting whipped.”
The comedian will debut in his new live and unedited Netflix special called “Selective Outrage.” When it airs Saturday at 10 p.m. ET., Rock will reportedly speak out about the night Smith smacked him onstage at the Oscars.
According to Page Six, Chris Rock “is waiting to spill his humorous take on it” in his major stand-up show.