Jada Pinkett Smith Responds to Chris Rock's Oscars Joke About Her

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Jada Pinkett Smith attends the 47th NAACP Image Awards presented by TV One at Pasadena Civic Auditorium on Feb. 5, 2016 in Pasadena, California. 

In his 2016 Oscars monologue, Chris Rock aimed a few jokes at number of people, including Jada Pinkett Smith, for boycotting the ceremony. 

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“Jada went mad. Jada says she’s not coming. Protesting,” Rock said. 

He continues, “But I understand! I’m not hating. I understand you’re mad. Jada’s mad her man, Will, was not nominated for Concussion. I get it.”

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While walking through LAX, Jada Pinkett Smith responded to Chris Rock’s Oscar jabs. A photographer for X17 asks for her thoughts on the Oscars comments. She replied, "We got a lot of stuff we gotta handle, a lot of stuff going on in our world right now. We gotta keep it moving.” 

 

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