Will Smith Must Still 'Rebuild Trust' with Public After Chris Rock Apology

Will Smith may have a long road ahead in terms of rehabilitating his image.

The King Richard star, 53, publicly apologized to Chris Rock, 57, and expressed remorse for slapping him on stage at the Oscars in March.

Will Smith's future in Hollywood is a big question mark after the incident

"As far as getting back into the swing of things for Smith, we won't really know how the public will react until he releases something new," he continues.

Some of Smith's projects were reportedly delayed in the wake of the slap.

Smith is eager to put the incident in the past. He has been in therapy and wanted to work on himself before speaking out