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Rock’s confrontation with Will Smith on the Oscars has apparently put him on the prime of Hollywood’s most in-demand comics. Nevertheless, Deadline reviews neither Rock nor “The Rock” are intending to just accept the provide.
The announcement alone was sufficient to spark up some predictable jabs towards the comic on the coronary heart of one among 2022’s most stunning celeb moments. One consumer tweeted out what everybody was pondering. Had been Rock to just accept the Tv Academy’s provide, then the “compulsory “Chris Rock wants a bodyguard” joke” could be on repeat “one million instances between now and the top of the subsequent Emmys.”
Some imagine the ceremony would simply be one Will Smith joke after the opposite, with the Madagascar actor internet hosting.
It’s clear the web will take its candy time letting go of the Oscars incident, so it’s no marvel Rock isn’t keen to return on an award present’s stage any time quickly. The flood of “he’s afraid to get hit once more” jokes was anticipated, with some mentioning that Johnson, alternatively, is the one celeb who would by no means get punched for telling a joke. One netizen cleverly known as Rock and Johnson’s rejection “a slap within the face.” Ba dum tss.
A lot funnier jokes had been these customers remodeled the one pure ingredient the 2 coveted actors share of their titles. One particular person thinks the Emmys ought to strive Child Rock subsequent, whereas one other couldn’t assist however remix the 2 Rocks’ names.
It’s a disgrace there’s a lot unfunny drama hooked up to Chris Rock as a result of all these rock jokes would even have made the 2022 Emmys entertaining.