Will Smith’s Oscars slap of Chris Rock over a joke about Jada Pinkett Smith’s baldness has created a whirlwind of drama and controversy. However, it’s ironically just what the Academy Awards needed to shake off their underperforming telecasts.
Andrew Rhoades is a Contributing Reporter at The National Digest based in New York. A Saint Joseph’s University graduate, Rhoades’ reporting includes sports, U.S., and entertainment. You can reach him at email@example.com.