POLL: We Should’ve Seen Will Smith’s Oscars’ Meltdown Coming Will Smith’s assault on comedian Chris Rock at the Oscars Sunday night is just the latest in a string of controversial moments for the “Independence Day” star. What’s the Weirdest Will Smith Scandal Before the Oscars’ Slap? Telling GQ that he’s fine with his wife sleeping with other people. Saying critical race theory should be called “truth theory.” Claiming “Men in Black 3” was a good movie. Nothing. He’s completely sane, obviously.