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A viral image of the altercation between Chris Rock and Will Smith has been digitally altered

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Will Smith, right, hits presenter Chris Rock on stage while presenting the award for best documentary feature at the Oscars on Sunday, March 27, 2022, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)

A digitally altered image of Chris Rock at the 2022 Academy Awards circulated on social media following the show, fact-checkers report.