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Jada Pinkett Smith says she hopes Will Smith and Chris Rock can “heal” and “reconcile” following Oscars slap
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Jada Pinkett Smith says she hopes Will Smith and Chris Rock can “heal” and “reconcile” following Oscars slap

Jada Pinkett Smith directly addressed the Oscars night slap on Wednesday during a "really important" Red Table Talk episode about alopecia.In March, her husband Will Smith stormed the stage at the Academy Awards and slapped comedian and presenter Chris Rock after he made a joke comparing Pinkett Smith's shaved head to Demi Moore's hairstyle in the 1997 film "G.I. Jane."Now, the actor, who suffers from alopecia, is using "the moment" on her influential show to shed light on the autoimmune condition that causes hair loss and to "give our alopecia family an opportunity to talk about what it's like to have this condition." "Considering what I've been through and what happened at the Oscars, thousands have reached out to me with their stories," Pinkett Smit...