Will Smith, you are a man of mystery. Sometimes you can be way cool, like when you rapped the Fresh Prince song at a high school assembly. And then other times, you act like an egomaniac. At least this time you’re upfront about your pompous asshattery. In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, the Seven Pounds actor explains why he turned down the role that ultimately went to Jamie Foxx in Djano Unchained.
Django wasn’t the lead, so it was like, I need to be the lead. The other character was the lead! I was like, ‘No, Quentin, please, I need to kill the bad guy! I thought it was brilliant. Just not for me.
He and Terrence “Baby Wipes” Howard should really hang out.