Will Smith says new sci-fi film ‘Bright’ a comment on society
17 December 2017 | 5:45 am
Hollywood star Will Smith hopes his new film "Bright" will draw attention to some of the issues dividing society today.
20 Feb 2019
The actor says he turned down the iconic role for Wild Wild West, because he wasn't impressed with the film's pitch. 'The Matrix' was hailed by critics at the time as "the most influential action movie of the generation." Smith revealed that he's "not proud" of his decision.
6 Mar 2019
Will smith to Play Venus and Serena Williams' father in a new movie the film, 'King Richard,' will focus on how Richard Williams shaped both of his daughters' legendary tennis careers.
14 May 2019
Actor Will Smith, who stars as the Genie in the live-action remake of Disney's "Aladdin", called the movie a "love letter" to the region whilst speaking at a news conference in Amman on Monday.
17 Aug 2019
South African designers took center-stage at Africa Fashion Week London, opening the show with a dazzling catwalk featuring beaded-shoes and watches. The event provides a platform for young and upcoming African designers to be showcased on an international stage.
5 Sep 2019
A social entrepreneur, branding expert, filmmaker, motivational speaker and youth leader with a staunch belief in the abilities and chances of Africa, Bright Jaja began his journey in 2012 when he established an NGO called Redance Africa.
13 Sep 2019
President of MPedigree, Bright Simons says businesses must commit responsibly to a social transformation agenda. To discuss this and more on the sidelines of the recently concluded World Economic Forum on Africa, Bright Simons joins CNBC Africa's Kenneth Igbomor for more.
3 Oct 2019
Will Smith launches ‘Fresh Prince of Bel Air’-inspired clothing line on Oct. 1, Will Smith announced the release of his unisex clothing collection called Bel-Air Athletics.
24 Nov 2019
Police in the German city of Düsseldorf removed a bright gold vehicle from the streets over concerns it could "dazzle" onlookers. The driver was told the car was unsafe to drive and was forced to walk home.
26 Nov 2019
Jada Pinkett Smith has had to rebuke her outspoken husband when he’s made "insensitive comments" about their daughter, Willow.
7 Dec 2019
The actors star in 'Bad Boys for Life,' which hits theaters January 17. While on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show,' they discussed reuniting for the franchise's third installment. It’s been really special.
19 Dec 2019
While Star Wars fans prepare for "The Rise of Skywalker," a die-hard fan of Carrie Fisher is petitioning, on Hollywood Boulevard, to get the late actress a star on the Walk of Fame. "Harrison Ford and Mark Hamill, the two male stars of Star Wars have stars, yet the female star of Star Wars does not have a star. So that turns into a feminist issue for me and for 5,931 people," argues Kristin Grady.
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