Jones instructed People that past the “humiliating” motion of Will Smith towards Rock, the incident, “actually affected him. Individuals want to know his daughters, his dad and mom, noticed that. He needed to go to counseling together with his daughters.”
She added, “For a protracted ass time I used to be simply mad. Chris Rock did a fucking joke. I do know Will, too… I used to be like, you couldn’t deal with that shit afterwards. That is the Oscars. The entire world is watching. I used to be like, ‘Chris, when he obtained up why didn’t you run?’ I’d’ve been operating round that stage like, ‘Will, settle down. Jada, name your man!’”
Jones was grateful that Rock might discuss out his emotions on a bigger stage.
“All people obtained pissed off about him doing a particular. That’s what comedians do. As an alternative of us going loopy we fucking go discuss it on the fucking stage. Thank God we’ve obtained the stage.”