"

"

Chris Rock claims he declined a request to host the 2023 Oscars Awards.

Image-Instagram

Author/Seek Celebrity

"

"

Rock disclosed that he turned down the awards invitation to host the Oscar ceremony in 2023,after being slapped by Will Smith at the Oscars.

"

"

Smith, who won the best actor Oscar for his performance in King Richard, has been barred from the Oscars for 10 years and announced his resignation from the Academy in April.

"

"

Smith apologized to Rock in a YouTube video in July.

"

"

Chris, I apologize, Smith said, My behavior was unacceptable. And I’m here whenever you’re ready to talk.

"

"

Rock has previously hosted the Oscars twice, in 2005 and 2016

"

"

Rock was invited to host the 2022 Primetime Emmys, according to June report from Deadline, but he declined.

"

"

Rock reportedly talked about declining the high-profile assignment while performing a comedy performance at the Arizona Financial Theatre in downtown Phoenix, according to The Arizona Republic.

"

"

Chrisr Rock is an famous American standup comedian and actor.

"

"

He was born on 7 February 1965 in Andrews, South Carolina, US

Dorit Kemsley’s Yearbook Photos: See How Fans Responses

Arrow