JoJo Siwa  leave Will Smith’s movie ?

Influencer and media personality, JoJo Siwa, was one of the main cast members attached to the Will and Jada-backed film 

In Summer 2020, Paramount Pictures picked up Bounce a big-screen adaptation of the original novel by Megan Shull.

Caleb Pinkett, Jada's brother, was set to produce the film along with backing from his sister Jada and his brother-in-law, Will.

In July 2021, JoJo Siwa revealed she signed on to make her cinematic debut as one of Bounce's main cast members.

"That project got put on hold, and then went away. It wasn’t the one." jojo said

During the broadcast, Will Smith, Chris Rock, and Jada Pinkett were at the center of Oscars controversy

Despite the scandal surrounding Will and Jada, JoJo made it a point to clear up

 Any misconception that her leaving the movie had anything to do with the incident.