The minute Will Smith stepped on phase at the Oscars to provide “the slap heard around the world” to Chris Rock, it appeared like he had actually slipped up that was going to cost him very much. Having actually been prohibited from going to Academy occasions for the next years and been embarrassed on social networks, it appears like there might be excellent news for Smith in the reality that some studios might not have actually totally canceled his approaching slate of functions. While it was reported that a variety of jobs were placed on the back burner till the entire occurrence passed, Sony Pictures have actually now verified that a person such job, Bad Young Boys 4, was never ever actually held off and is quite in advancement at the studio.

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In a discussion with Due date, Sony Pictures chairman Tony Rothman resolved speculation that Bad Young Boys 4 had “the brakes pumped” following the Oscars occurrence. Along with validating the job is still going on, Rothman likewise shared his position on the entire occurrence and how he thinks that Will Smith’s apology and remorse need to indicate everybody can now carry on. He stated:

“No. That was inaccurate. That movie’s been in development and still is. There weren’t any brakes to pump because the car wasn’t moving. That was a very unfortunate thing that happened, and I don’t think it’s really my place to comment, except to say that I’ve known Will Smith for many years, and I know him to be a good person. That was an example of a very good person having a very bad moment, in front of the world. I believe his apology and regret is genuine, and I believe in forgiveness and redemption.”

Will Smith Appears on David Letterman’s My Next Visitor Requirements No Intro

While there have actually been continued reports that Will Smith has actually had a variety of jobs silently pressed back in scheduling or deserted totally, it appears that this is not something everybody is doing, which will be excellent news for Bad Young Boys fans. The 3rd movie in the franchise drew in excellent audience numbers when it dropped in 2020 right before the Covid pandemic hit, earning over $426 million and unintentionally ending up being the highest-grossing movie of the year thanks to the cinematic landscape being erased for most of the year.

Will Smith’s next look is on Netflix, as he is a visitor on David Letterman’s My Next Visitor Requirements No Intro program. Nevertheless, the episode was recorded prior to the now-infamous Oscars occurrence, so this will be more about Smith prior to the slap and will for that reason not touch on the topic at all. As a beginning point though, the program will offer a stepping stone for Smith to get the pieces of the after-effects of this year’s Oscars and get his profession progressing once again. With Sony plainly having no problems about continuing to deal with the star, it is most likely we will see more Will Smith jobs returning on track in the future.