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Wayans ‘predicted’ Chris Rock’s Oscars slap in this video

Turns out Will Smith’s notorious slap heard world wide wasn’t the primary “smackdown” linked to Chris Rock.

Shawn Wayans seemingly predicted the way forward for the viral Oscars 2022 second — when Will Smith casually strolled up on stage and smacked the “Everybody Hates Chris” creator for making a bald joke about Jada Pinkett Smith — means, means again on the 2000 MTV VMAs.

Shawn’s brother, Marlon Wayans, resurfaced a prescient clip of Shawn, 51, impersonating a trash-talking Rock on the millennium music awards present. The two-and-a-half-minute clip above options an ending that’s eerily just like Sunday’s violent Oscar night time debacle.

“Maaaaan, not to ‘kick’ a brother when he’s down… BUT we predicted this s–t exactly,” Marlon 49, posted on social media alongside a clip of his bro cracking up the gang.

The “Scary Movie” star continued, “When art imitates life then LIFE actually happens. S–t we were way ahead of our time. #thesejustjokes let’s laugh again.”

The now-viral clip — it’s racked up million views throughout Youtube, Twitter and Instagram — options Shawn rocking a cream-colored go well with and cracking brutal jokes concerning the all-star viewers. As the “Little Man” actor strolled forwards and backwards throughout the stage, he known as out celebs equivalent to Britney Spears, Jay-Z, Destiny’s Child, lawyer Johnnie Cochran and Diddy.

Yes, Diddy — who reportedly brokered peace talks between Smith and Rock after Sunday’s Oscars debacle — performs a vital function in the Wayans brother’s bit: A lookalike seems on stage to smack the fake Rock to the bottom for working his good mouth.

Shawn Wayans, Marlon Wayans, Chris Rock and Will Smith.
Marlon Wayans shared a clip of his brother Shawn Wayans on the 2000 MTV VMAs, impersonating Chris Rock. Of Rock’s Oscars 2022 folks, Marlon said, “You’ve got to be able to crack jokes. You don’t know what somebody’s going through … he cracked the wrong joke on the wrong day. And sometimes you hit the wrong person in the wrong moment. … It was just bad timing.”
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Amused followers throughout social couldn’t assist however discover the similarities from 2000 and alas, 22 years later. “Always been ahead of y’all time,” one consumer agreed on Marlon’s put up.

“Not Marlon Wayans predicting the slap. I’m weak,’ another joked on Twitter. One viewer chimed in, “Will Smith was laughing his ass off on this, too!”

One wrote, ‘Life Is Truly Full Circle. ⭕️,” with somebody including, “Shawn sound just like Chris Rock 😂😂.”

Meanwhile, Marlon mentioned the Oscars altercation with People throughout the Vanity Fair Oscar Party. He advised the publication he has identified Rock, 57, since he was 14 and Smith, 53, since he was 20.

The “King Richard” actor has “always been such a classic dude,” Marlon stated, and “I love them both.”

He added, “Chris Rock, he’s always Chris Rock; you’ve got to expect that from Chris Rock. And sometimes when you’re best friends, worst things happen, and I wish it didn’t happen. … [I] hope they seek out and work it out.”

The “GI Joe: Rise of the Cobra” star stated that as a comic, “You’ve got to be able to crack jokes. You don’t know what somebody’s going through … he cracked the wrong joke on the wrong day. And sometimes you hit the wrong person in the wrong moment … It was just bad timing.”

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