Richard Madeley's No-Nonsense Criticism Of Chris Rock

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It’s two powerhouses in an intense clash: Richard Madeley and Chris Rock.

Good Morning Britain Hosts Criticize Chris Rock’s Behavior

During a discussion on Monday’s show, Richard Madeley, 56, and Susanna Reid, 52, express their disappointment and disapproval of Chris Rock’s conduct, describing him as impolite and discourteous.

Richard Madeley Calls Chris Rock the “Rudest Man”

Chris Rock makes headlines for controversial comments while roasting Will Smith’s marriage at the Oscars; Richard Madeley calls him the rudest man he’s ever interviewed.

“I’m not defending what happened to him, it’s wrong, completely wrong. But in 50 years in this game, he is rudest man I’ve ever had to interview.”

Susanna Reid Agrees With Richard Madeley

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Reid agrees with Madeley about Chris Rock’s rude behavior. She recalls her negative experience while interviewing him for the Madagascar movie promotion alongside Ben Stiller, describing him as a “thoroughly unpleasant piece of work” and “consistently unbelievably rude.”

Richard Madeley Refuses To Resort To Violence With Chris Rock

Richard Madeley explains that Rock acted rudely but without vulgar language and denies resorting to violence during an interview with him.

“I didn’t smack him though, I kept my hands to himself,” said Richard.

Inviting Chris Rock To Discuss Recent Controversy

When co-host, Susanna Reid, suggested hearing Rock’s side of the story, Madeley expressed his willingness. “I’d love to do that. Bring him over! Keep my hands behind my back,” Richard responded to Reid’s suggestion.

Chris Gets Called Out

Chris Rock faces criticism for joking about Will Smith’s marriage and the “slapgate” incident while getting facts wrong during his Netflix special Selective Outrage.

Chris Rock Jokes About Size Difference With Will Smith

During a recent Netflix special, comedian Chris Rock highlighted the size difference between himself and Will Smith, joking that Smith is significantly bigger and more muscular than he is.

He said: “Will Smith does movies with his shirt off. You’ve never seen me do a movie with my shirt off.” “If I’m in a movie getting open heart surgery, I’ve got on a sweater. Will Smith played Muhammad Ali in a movie,” Rock added.

“I’m A Zebra, He’s A Shark”

Chris Rock makes jokes about Will Smith’s image and their roles in the animated movie Shark Tale, playfully teasing that while he played a zebra, Smith’s character was a powerful shark.

Fans Correct Chris Rock On Will Smith’s Character In Shark Tale

Fans were quick to point out that Will Smith did not play a shark;

“Wait Chris Rock thought Will Smith played the shark?”

“My takeaway from the Chris Rock special is he thinks Will Smith played a Shark in Shark Tale.”

“Conceptually the joke is about how much stronger Will Smith is physically than Chris Rock, but I think a full-sized zebra would actually do very well against a small fish in fight. And a disservice to Jack Black, Robert De Niro, and Michael Imperioli who did play the sharks in it.”

“Screaming “Will Smith doesn’t even play the shark in Shark Tale; Jack Black does” as FBI agents rush to shove me into a black suv and disappear me.”

‘Best Brutal Takedown’ In History

Chris Rock’s response to Will Smith’s 2022 Oscars slap has received widespread acclaim, with some hailing it as the most epic takedown ever.

Chris Rock Targets Will Smith And Jada Pinkett Smith

Chris Rock aimed at Will Smith during his new Netflix stand-up special, referencing the incident where Smith slapped him at the 2022 Oscars. Rock joked about Smith’s decision to hit him while also joking about Jada Pinkett Smith’s infidelity.

“Everybody called him a b**ch, and who’s he hitting? Me.”

Meghan Markle’s Friend At The Show

A friend of Meghan Markle’s was reportedly seen laughing backstage during the show.

Chris Criticizes Meghan Markle For “Acting All Dumb”

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Chris Rock targets Meghan Markle in stand-up special for not realizing the royal family’s history of racism. The rant has been praised on social media as the perfect way to retaliate against Will Smith’s infamous incident.

Rock Finally Addresses Will Smith’s Oscar Slap!

Chris Rock finally jokes about Will Smith slapping him at the 2022 Oscars, making his audience wait until his new Netflix stand-up special ends.

“It still hurts. I got Summertime ringing in my ears,” the comedian joked.

Chris Rock And Will Smith’s Slap Incident

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Will Smith slapped Chris Rock on stage at the 2022 Oscars after Rock made a joke about Jada Pinkett-Smith’s bald head caused by alopecia. Rock had called Pinkett-Smith’s look a G.I. Jane’s Style.

Chris Rock Jokes About His Struggle

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Chris Rock jokes about getting punched and not being a victim during his stand-up special, saying; “Anybody that say “words hurt” has never been punched in the face.”

He said he wouldn’t cry on Oprah or Gayle and joked about taking it like Manny Pacquaio.

“You’ll never see me on Oprah or Gayle crying.”

Audience Reactions To Chris Rock’s New Stand-Up Special On Netflix

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The audience laughed while social media users praised Chris Rock’s new stand-up special, with comedian Jim Gaffigan thanking the “comedy gods” for Rock’s existence.

‘The Most Savage Mic Drop’

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A Twitter user praised the mic drop moment at the end of Chris Rock’s special, where he jokes about not fighting in front of white people.

Chris Rock Answers Why He Didn’t Slap Smith Back

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In his special, Chris Rock addresses the question of why he didn’t retaliate against Smith’s slap, stating; “You know what my parents taught me? Don’t fight in front of white people.”