Chris Rock takes a walk through New York after Will Smith was banned from the Oscars for 10 years after slapping the comic

Chris Rock was seen out and about in New York City on Monday taking a walk, days after Will Smith received a 10-year ban from the Academy Awards after slapping the comedian during the March 27 show.

The 57-year-old comedian donned a puffy navy coat with a yellow interior over a black T-shirt with sage green cargo pants and white sneakers on the trek in the Big Apple.

He completed his ensemble with a black beanie, sunglasses and headphones as seen on the daytime outing.

The latest: Chris Rock, 57, was seen out and about in New York City on Monday taking a walk, days after Will Smith received a 10-year suspension from the Academy Awards after slapping the comedian during the show of March 27.

The latest: Chris Rock, 57, was seen out and about in New York City on Monday taking a walk, days after Will Smith received a 10-year suspension from the Academy Awards after slapping the comedian during the show of March 27.

The Andrews, South Carolina-born entertainer has kept relatively quiet about the incident involving Smith at the Oscars, briefly addressing him on a few comedy shows in the two weeks since the shocking event.

The Emmy-winning entertainer appeared Friday at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, California, telling the audience, “I’m fine.” I have a whole show and I don’t talk about it until I get paid,’ he said on Palm Springs desert sun informed.

The Saturday Night Live alum added, “Life is good, I got my hearing back,” according to the outlet.

Everybody Hates star Chris previously addressed the incident at a March 30 show at The Wilbur in Boston, saying he was “still processing what happened” and that “aside from the weirdness, life is pretty good.”

The comedian donned a puffy navy coat with a yellow interior over a black t-shirt with sage green cargo pants and white sneakers on the walk in the Big Apple.

The comedian donned a puffy navy coat with a yellow interior over a black t-shirt with sage green cargo pants and white sneakers on the walk in the Big Apple.

Smith punched Rock at the Oscars on March 27 after the comedian made a joke about Jada Pinkett Smith's shaved head.

Smith punched Rock at the Oscars on March 27 after the comedian made a joke about Jada Pinkett Smith’s shaved head.

The exchange of Oscars between Smith and Rock took place after Rock made a joke about Jada Pinkett Smith’s shaved head, saying, “Jada, I love you, GI Jane 2, I can’t wait to see it,” referring to the 1997 film that featured Demi Moore with a shaved head. (Pinkett Smith, 50, has been diagnosed with alopecia, which causes her hair to fall out.)

Smith then went onstage and punched Rock, then returned to his seat and yelled at him twice, ‘Keep my wife’s name out of your fucking mouth!’ to a stunned audience at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood, California.

Smith, in his acceptance speech after winning the Best Actor Oscar for his role as tennis patriarch Richard Williams in King Richard, apologized to the Academy and other nominees but made no reference to Rock. In the speech he compared himself to Williams as a defender of his family.

Smith subsequently issued two statements apologizing to Rock for his actions in the wake of the incident and issued his resignation from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Rock has been relatively quiet about the incident involving Smith at the Oscars, briefly addressing him on a few comedy shows in the two weeks since the shocking event.

Rock has been relatively quiet about the incident involving Smith at the Oscars, briefly addressing him on a few comedy shows in the two weeks since the shocking event.

On Friday, Smith received a 10-year suspension from the Academy for his conduct in the incident with Rock following a meeting of the Academy's Board of Governors.

On Friday, Smith received a 10-year suspension from the Academy for his conduct in the incident with Rock following a meeting of the Academy’s Board of Governors.

On Friday, Smith received a 10-year suspension from the Academy for his conduct in the incident with Rock following a meeting of the Academy’s Board of Governors.

Academy President David Rubin and CEO Dawn Hudson said in a statement that they wanted to “express our deep gratitude to Mr. Rock for maintaining his composure under extraordinary circumstances.”

“During our broadcast, we did not adequately address the situation in the room. For this, we are sorry. This was an opportunity for us to set an example for our guests, viewers and our Academy family around the world, and we fell short, unprepared for something unprecedented.”

The statement continued: ‘This action we are taking today in response to Will Smith’s behavior is one step towards a larger goal of protecting the safety of our artists and guests, and restoring confidence in the Academy. We also hope that this can begin a time of healing and restoration for all involved and affected.’

Smith responded by saying, “I accept and respect the Academy’s decision,” according to page six.

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