Almost a month after the controversy featuring Will Smith at the Oscars, when slapped comedian Chris Rock on stage, Actor’s marriage to actress Jada Pinkett Smith could lead to divorce.
The heated incident seems to have increased the differences in the couple. Heat Magazine and other outlets point out that since the Hollywood Academy Awards scandal, “the tensions between them are notable.”
Some point out that “there were problems between them for years, but now they hardly speak to each other anymore”. In the event of separation, Pinkett Smith would be entitled, according to Californian law, to half of the fortune of the actor, which would exceed 350 million dollars.. “This could be one of the most tense divorces in entertainment history and could last longer than Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt,” they added.
The source also revealed that Will Smith would not want to separate from his wife. Recall that after what happened at the Oscars, the actor issued an official apology to the victim of his assault and said that the joke about his wife’s shaved head was difficult for him to digest.
Just weeks after the unfortunate event, an old clip from 2018 of Red table conference, the family show directed by Jada Pinkett, in which the actress mentioned crying on her wedding night and revealed she didn’t want to get married. “They forced me and it was horrible,” she assured then at the round table, in the presence of her husband.
The interpreter confessed to having “cried all the way to the altar” and spoke of immense pressure to marry the protagonist of King Richard. “I was under a lot of pressure, I was a young actress, I was pregnant and I didn’t know what to do, but I never wanted to get married,” confirmed Pinkett Smith, who at the time was quietly expecting her first child. , Jaden.
After the revelation of these testimonies, other accounts of Jada also resurfaced. In another broadcast of his show, the actress shared that she had been addicted to pornography and warned of this pathology.
“What I was doing was unhealthy. I had a relationship with pornography that wasn’t good for me. I ended up using it five times a day,” he revealed at the time, and provided details of how the period of his life in which he did led her to what she, in retrospect, considers an “addiction”, a term she says she does not use “lightly “. Pinkett, before marrying Smith, went through a complex stage, during which she used drugs of all kinds and had compulsive sex. Therefore, he tried to curb these addictions with porn. “I wanted to practice abstinence, and that led me to establish an unhealthy relationship with what I was watching, I felt empty,” she said in 2019 on her show.
Similarly, Jada claimed that when her daughter Willow turned 11, she had a candid conversation with her about the danger of consuming this type of material. “We are very open in our family, we like to put all the subjects on the table,” he added, explaining that the Smiths believe that for bonds to strengthen, you have to be honest in communication. “It’s the only possible way”, remarked Jada, who even confessed to Will that he had cheated on him with August Alsina, a friend of his son”There are no secrets between us,” he said.
In another broadcast of Red table conference, Smith recalled how “devastated” he felt that Jada turned down a lavish birthday party he threw for her. “The day after his 34th birthday, I was already hiring a team to orchestrate his 40th celebration,” Smith said in 2018. on what happened in 2011. “I hired a team of documentarians, it was going to be my big declaration of love, it was going to be what would get her out of her midlife crisis, it was going to be spectacular, something very deep,” added the actor, who hired actress and singer Mary J. Blige for the party, though Pinkett told her she wanted to do “something intimate.”
When the celebration went the same way, the actress was furious and told her husband that he was self-centered. “She told me what I did was a ridiculous display of my ego, and it broke me. I’m still devastated because she was right, it wasn’t a party for her,” acknowledged the actor, adding, “It was a very low point in our relationship.”