Chris Rock apologized to Wanda Sykes for his altercation with Will Smith at the 2022 Oscars

Sykes revealed to Ellen DeGeneres that she learned about the conflict while she was backstage at the event.

Sykes stated that she felt horrible for Rock after learning of the altercation.

Will Smith won the best actor Oscar award for his role in "King Richard."

Sykes described the conflict as sickening and questioned why Smith was allowed to stay and receive his prize.

Via her Instagram account, Amy Schumer, co-host at the 2022 Oscars, revealed she was still "shocked and terrified."

Schumer said that Rock handled the ordeal like a professional.

Rock is set to start his first tour in five years on April 2nd.

The tour will cover 38 locations and end in Los Angeles, CA.