More than a month later of the slap that got him
banned from the Oscars for a decade,
is still considered persona non
grata in Hollywood.
May 07 2022
because of an ill-advised joke made against his wife,
Jada Pinkett Smith.
Many of Smith’s future projects appeared to be in flux after that incident.
Now, the film that was set to be his awards-season follow-up is reportedly being delayed to next year 2023.
an action-drama in which Smith stars as Peter, a man who escapes slavery in the Louisiana swamps.
has been delayed from its expected fall 2022 release date to sometime in 2023,
is directed by
the film was expected to be a repeat awards contender for both Smith, who won best actor for
filmmaker said that when seeing footage of the project before the slap, they predicted that “Will’s going to win [Oscars] back-to-back.”
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