Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith spotted together for the first time since the Oscars slap

Malibu, CA - Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith leave celebrity hotspot Nobu and at first glance the couple appear to be in good spirits as we spot them both with smiles on their faces as they make their exit .  The actor posted a YouTube video apologizing for striking presenter Chris Rock during the live TV broadcast of this year's Oscars.  Pictured: Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith BACKGRID USA 13 AUGUST 2022 USA: +1 310 798 9111 / usasales@backgrid.com UK: +44 208 344 2007 / uksales@backgrid.com *UK Customers - Images containing children Please pixelate the face Before publication*

Malibu, CA – Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith leave celebrity hotspot Nobu and at first glance the couple appear to be in good spirits as we spot them both with smiles on their faces as they make their exit . The actor posted a YouTube video apologizing for striking presenter Chris Rock during the live TV broadcast of this year’s Oscars. Pictured: Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith BACKGRID USA 13 AUGUST 2022 USA: +1 310 798 9111 / usasales@backgrid.com UK: +44 208 344 2007 / uksales@backgrid.com *UK Customers – Images containing children Please pixelate the face Before publication*

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Will Smith and wife, Jada Pinkett-Smithwere seen together in public for the first time since the infamous Oscars slap in the face in March.

The pair enjoyed an afternoon date at Nobu Malibu on Saturday as they were pictured together for the first time since Will, 53, hit Chris Rock on stage in defense of Jada, 50, at the 94th Oscars.

They seemed to be in good spirits and a beard-bearing Will even threw the peace sign at a fan as Jada appeared to hold his belt loop as they walked to their car.

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The debacle at the March awards show happened after Rock57, shed some light on Jada’s hair loss (she’s been open about living with alopecia). “Jada, I love you. GI Jane 2I can’t wait to see you,” he joked.

Will then took to the stage and slapped Rock in the face, leaving audiences and live viewers around the world stunned. “Oh wow,” Rock said as Will returned to his seat. “Will Smith just pissed me off.”

Malibu, CA - Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith leave celebrity hotspot Nobu and at first glance the couple appear to be in good spirits as we spot them both with smiles on their faces as they make their exit .  The actor posted a YouTube video apologizing for striking presenter Chris Rock during the live TV broadcast of this year's Oscars.  Pictured: Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith BACKGRID USA 13 AUGUST 2022 USA: +1 310 798 9111 / usasales@backgrid.com UK: +44 208 344 2007 / uksales@backgrid.com *UK Customers - Images containing children Please pixelate the face Before publication*

Malibu, CA – Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith leave celebrity hotspot Nobu and at first glance the couple appear to be in good spirits as we spot them both with smiles on their faces as they make their exit . The actor posted a YouTube video apologizing for striking presenter Chris Rock during the live TV broadcast of this year’s Oscars. Pictured: Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith BACKGRID USA 13 AUGUST 2022 USA: +1 310 798 9111 / usasales@backgrid.com UK: +44 208 344 2007 / uksales@backgrid.com *UK Customers – Images containing children Please pixelate the face Before publication*

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“Keep my wife’s name out of your fucking mouth!” Will screamed onstage after taking his seat. The King Richard the star has gone to win best actor later at night.

He has since apologized to Rock and resigned from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which banned him from the awards show for 10 years. He can still be nominated and win one of the coveted prizes.

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air more recently alum shared another apology for Rock last month, posting a video to his social media accounts in which he extended an olive branch.

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“I’ve contacted Chris and the message that has come back is that he’s not ready to talk, and when he is he will. So I’ll tell you, Chris, I apologize. My behavior was unacceptable, and I’m here whenever you’re ready to talk,” he said.

Will also mentioned Jada in the video, assuring she didn’t tell him “to do anything”, adding, “No. It’s likeā€¦I made a choice on my own from my own experiences, of my history with Chris. Jada had nothing to do with it.”

“I’m sorry baby. I want to say sorry to my kids and my family for the warmth I brought to all of us,” Will added.

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