Tony Awards Issues ‘No Violence’ Policy After Will Smith’s Oscars Slap – What We Know!

Tony Awards Issues 'No Violence' Policy After Will Smith's Oscars Slap

Tony Awards producers issued a “strict no violence coverage” following the onstage Oscars slap by the actor Will Smith.

“Within the occasion of an incident, the perpetrator will probably be faraway from the occasion instantly,” an excerpt of the letter launched by the producers reads.

The brand new rule comes weeks after Smith slapped Chris Rock on the 2022 Oscars. Smith received an Oscar however he was then banned from the Academy for 10 years.

“The Board has determined, for a interval of 10 years from April 8, 2022, Mr. Smith shall not be permitted to attend any Academy occasions or applications, in individual or nearly, together with however not restricted to the Academy Awards,” AMPAS president David Rubin and CEO Daybreak Hudson wrote.

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