Three weeks after the former NBA player wrote an op-ed about the altercation between Smith and Rock, Abdul-Jabbar shared his concern for Pinkett Smith and her feelings.

King said that she's "pulling" for Rock, adding, "I just want him to be fine. And it seems Will is very regretful and very remorseful, and that's an important first step."

Bay said that Smith's reaction was "wrong," but also noted that there are bigger issues in the world that deserve attention. "But that's all people are talking about.

The West Side Story actress was asked about the Oscars drama on the red carpet at the 2022 Grammys, telling Extra, "I feel like it's none of my business."

The April 1 episode of HBO's Real Time With Bill Maher addressed the host's feelings about the slap. “To Will Smith: stay strong and I got your back," Maher said. “April Fools. You’re a d--k.”

“I’m going to say this as a comic, I am afraid now to get on a stage,” Underwood said on The Talk in April 2022. “Because in my third show, when everyone’s been drinking.

she posted a photo of the actor dancing with his award at the Vanity Fair Oscar party. "Also pretty certain the Academy didn't tell him to f--k off before his win," 

"I’m just so already dramatically bored of hearing people’s opinions about it that I just don’t want to be another opinion adding to it," the Harry Potter star explained.