Will Smith’s ex-wife, Sheree Zampino, apparently “skedaddled” from a 2022 Oscars viewing social gathering after the actor slapped Chris Rock throughout Sunday’s ceremony.
The “Actual Housewives of Beverly Hills” star advised the outlet that she was seated subsequent to Zampino, 54, contained in the star-studded viewing social gathering because the controversial second aired on stay TV.
When requested if the “RHOBH” beginner had any facial reactions, Richards stated that she couldn’t recall something noteworthy.
“We had been confused, truthfully. Now I’m starting to suppose it was actual,” Richards stated. “We had been truthfully simply so shocked.”
Richards defined that – like many others – they had been “confused” on whether or not the slap was actual or staged.
“It’s a bit of disappointing, like, you’re nominated for an Oscar, simply take it, be proud … Don’t taint it by including that into the combo,” she stated, including that Smith and Rock “stole the present.”
Zampino seemed to be nothing however blissful for her ex, nevertheless. She later took to Instagram to share a photo of herself posing with Smith following his massive win.
“Epic Evening! Congratulations once more – when 1 wins all of us win! #family1st,” she captioned it.
Zampino – who will make her “RHOBH” debut as a “pal of” for Season 12 – was married to Smith, 53, from 1992 to 1995. They share a 29-year-old son named Trey.
Zampino has remained on good phrases with Smith and has a cordial relationship together with his second spouse, Jada Pinkett Smith, and their two youngsters: Jaden, 23, and Willow, 21.
Smith made headlines throughout Sunday’s Oscars ceremony when he walked on stage and struck Rock, 57, within the face after the comic mocked Pinkett Smith’s bald head. The “Crimson Desk Discuss” host, 50, has been vocal about her struggles with alopecia, which causes hair loss.
Smith then gave a tearful apology to the Academy and his fellow nominees whereas accepting the Oscar for Finest Actor.
Later that evening, Sean “Diddy” Combs confirmed completely to Web page Six on the Vainness Truthful afterparty that Rock and Smith had labored issues out.