Following Chris Rock’s slap, Netflix has canceled Will Smith’s sequel to the 2017 action flick ‘Bright,’ and National Geographic has delayed production on ‘Pole to Pole.’

After Will Smith slapped Chris Rock at the Oscars, Netflix has canceled the sequel to his 2017 action flick “Bright.”

According to a Bloomberg source, the streaming giant has canceled the actor’s 2017 sci-fi action movie ‘Bright,’ directed by David Ayer.

His National Geographic nature series, ‘Pole to Pole,’ which was supposed to begin production in three weeks and would have followed the 53-year-old actor to the North and South Poles, has been postponed until fall 2022, according to the news site.

According to Bloomberg, the abrupt cancellation of ‘Bright’ is unrelated to the ongoing drama involving Smith, who made global headlines after slamming Chris Rock during last month’s Academy Awards show.

Other projects Smith had lined up that have been slashed include a Sony film that has been postponed and another Netflix film, ‘Fast and Loose.’

Smith punched Oscars host Chris Rock on the stage in March after Rock made a joke about Smith’s wife, Jada Pinkett Smith.

Chris Rock, 57, made a joke about Will Smith’s wife, Jada Pinkett Smith’s shaved head while presenting the Oscar for Best Documentary at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood.

The actress has been upfront about her alopecia difficulties, and she didn’t laugh at the joke in which he compared her to Demi Moore’s shorn head look in the 1997 film G.I. Jane.

Smith then walked up to Rock and smacked him across the face with his right hand.

The Academy issued a statement prohibiting Smith from attending or participating in any Academy event or program: ‘The Board of Governors has decided that Mr. Smith shall not be permitted to attend any Academy events or programs in person or virtually for a period of ten years, beginning April 8, 2022,’ the statement read in part.

‘We wish to convey our heartfelt gratitude to Mr. Rock for his calm demeanor in the face of adversity,’ the organization stated. ‘We’d also like to express our gratitude to our hosts, nominees, presenters, and winners for their poise and grace throughout the show.’

After the Academy’s April 8 board decision, Smith told Page Six, “I accept and appreciate the Academy’s decision.”

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