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Charlie Villanueva, former NBA player who has Alopecia, on Oscars drama: 'I stand with Will and Jada'

Former NBA player Charlie Villanueva is speaking out about what went down at The Oscars on Sunday night. The former NBA player has battled Alopecia, the same hair-loss condition Jada Pinkett Smith suffers from. For those who (somehow) may have missed it, comedian Chris Rock was presenting the Best Documentary Award at the show and made a joke about Smith having a shaved head.
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Former NBA forward Charlie Villanueva, who has alopecia, responds to Will Smith's actions at the Oscars

DALLAS — It was the slap heard around the world: Hollywood A-list celebrity Will Smith walked on stage at the Oscars Sunday night and smacked award show co-host Chris Rock. The shocking exchange began when Rock made a joke about Jada Pinkett Smith’s shaved head. Jada Pinkett Smith revealed in 2018 that she was diagnosed with alopecia. She has often discussed the challenges of hair loss on Instagram and other social media platforms.
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Former Bucks player Charlie Villanueva, himself afflicted with alopecia, offers view on Will Smith incident at Oscars

Former Bucks forward Charlie Villanueva, who played for three seasons in Milwaukee from 2006-09, had a unique take on the Oscars moment that had everyone in the country talking Monday morning. Villanueva, as many fans remember, is afflicted with alopecia, an autoimmune disease that can cause dramatic hair loss. When comedian Chris Rock...
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