As reported by the powerful newspaper miscellaneousin accordance with the Statute of the Academy, the actor’s resignation has implications that we will report below:
- Will Smith will retain the Oscar for Best Leading Actor won A winning family – King Richard.
- Will Smith may still be invited to the next Oscars ceremonies.
- Will Smith could still be nominated in the Academy Award categories.
- Will Smith is no longer a voting member of the Academy.
According to the law that Will Smith on his resignation will only see his right to vote within the passing of the association, it should be noted that these points refer only to the provisions of the law of the Academy in case of resignation on the part of one of the its members. The association for its part, given the violation of the code of ethics and conduct committed by Will Smith, will reserve at the conclusion of the formal investigation currently underway to decide otherwise because all elements of the difficult this work is evaluated and considered. So far, therefore, the actor’s Oscar has not been revoked and a final decision is expected in the coming weeks.
In addition to the Academy’s measures, however, a possible future intervention by SAG-AFTRA, the union that represents the actors and which includes Will Smith and Chris Rock, remains under review. Near Oscar Night 2022, the union released a statement in which, echoing in the Academy, it condemned the incident:
“As a union representing the performers and other artists working at the Oscars, SAG-AFTRA is committed to ensuring that our members are always able to work in a safe environment. Violence or physical abuse in the workplace is never appropriate and the union condemns any such behavior. The incident involving Will Smith and Chris Rock at the Oscars last night was unacceptable. We are in contact with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and ABC and we will work to ensure that what happened is properly addressed.. “
Pending a definitive verdict from the Academy, it is reasonable to expect a possible – but more than likely – intervention in union discipline, an event that could greatly influence the making of Will Smith’s future projects. However, the first consequences of his actions are beginning to be felt. It was in fact news a few hours ago how the development of his next project, Bad Boys 4was suspended pending the final verdict from the Academy.
Source: Red Capes
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