Will Smith

In this March 23, 2019, file photo, Will Smith arrives at the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards in Los Angeles.
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April 23, 2019 - 10:34 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Actor Will Smith, NASA, Fortnite and Disney are among the 2019 Webby Award winners for internet excellence. The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences announced the winners Tuesday. Smith's The Jump won a Webby for events and live stream video while Disney was chosen the...
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OLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 10: Actor Will Smith attends the Centerpiece Gala Premiere of Columbia Pictures' 'Concussion' during AFI FEST 2015 presented by Audi at TCL Chinese Theatre on November 10, 2015 in Hollywood, California.
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Justin Udo
March 12, 2019 - 7:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For six seasons, West Philadelphia native Will Smith played the lead role in the hit TV comedy "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air." "The show always meant a lot to me," said Morgan Cooper, who loved the show so much he decided to make a movie trailer about it, turning it...
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Carlton dance
ABC
February 15, 2019 - 1:08 pm
By Lisa Respers France (CNN) — It's not unusual for the "Carlton Dance" to be loved by anyone, but the U.S. Copyright Office apparently doesn't think it's all that special. Former "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" star Alfonso Ribeiro has been involved in a lawsuit with Take-Two Interactive, publisher of...
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Will Smith as the Genie in "Aladdin."
Walt Disney Studios
February 11, 2019 - 8:58 am
(CBS News) — Disney granted fans a sneak peek Sunday night at its upcoming live-action " Aladdin " movie during commercial break for the 61st annual Grammy Awards . The 1-minute video teaser, which was also uploaded to YouTube , includes a look at Will Smith as Genie. Jafar, played by Marwan...
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Martin Lawrence and Will Smith
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Rachel Kurland
November 02, 2018 - 1:03 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After 15 years, a pair of bad boys are heading back to the big screen. Will Smith reunited with Martin Lawrence in an Instagram video to announce that the two will be returning to their roles of Detectives Mike Lowrey and Marcus Burnett in "Bad Boys 3." "It's official...
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In this Dec. 13, 2017, file photo, Will Smith arrives at the U.S. premiere of "Bright" in Los Angeles.
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September 25, 2018 - 9:01 pm
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER GORGE, Ariz. (AP) — Like a scene out of a high-octane action movie that he would star in, Will Smith celebrated his 50th birthday Tuesday by successfully bungee jumping from a helicopter near the Grand Canyon. Cameras, which captured the stunt for a livestream on YouTube,...
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In this Dec. 13, 2017, file photo, Will Smith arrives at the U.S. premiere of "Bright" in Los Angeles.
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September 24, 2018 - 7:53 am
By Felicia Fonseca and Terry Tang, Associated Press FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — At the end of the 1991 movie "Thelma & Louise," the two leading ladies — fugitives cornered by authorities in the Grand Canyon — decide against surrendering and instead drive off a cliff. One of cinema's most iconic...
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Will Smith
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July 28, 2018 - 8:39 am
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Will Smith, Jordan Peele, Kirsten Dunst and Robert Downey Jr. are part of YouTube Original's new series line-up. YouTube said Friday that in "Will Smith: The Jump," the star will bungee jump from a helicopter over the Grand Canyon. The live broadcast will take place on...
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London-based artist Richard Wilson was inspired to create a 60-foot mural of Will Smith.
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Cherri Gregg
July 02, 2018 - 1:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Will Smith is featured in a 60-foot mural on the outside of a West Philadelphia school. The actor caught wind of the honor and posted a video that went viral. RELATED: Mural of the man 'born and raised' in West Philadelphia debuts He has promised to go see the mural...
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London-based artist Richard Wilson was inspired to create a 60-foot mural of Will Smith.
Cherri Gregg | KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
June 05, 2018 - 11:13 pm
WEST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — London-based artist Richard Wilson had never been to Philadelphia before, but he was always drawn to "chillin' out, maxin', relaxin' all cool." "Will was in the back of my head to do in Philly," said Wilson, who is obsessed with graffiti and spray painting murals...
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