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Will Smith Cast in Disney’s Live-Action “Aladdin” Remake

West Philly’s own Will Smith has been cast as the Genie in Disney’s live-action update of their classic 1992 animated film Aladdin, Variety reported.

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WATCH: Will Smith Reps Philly at Cannes

Will Smith is apparently having more fun than anyone else at the Cannes Film Festival. The West-Philly born and raised rapper/songwriter/producer/Grammy-winning actor was among nine people chosen […]

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Report: Fletcher Cox Deal Is Close To Being Done

Fletcher Cox is close to signing a long-term deal potentially worth up to $52 million in fully guaranteed money, Bleacher Report’s Jason Cole reported. Cole […]

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Will Smith Hints at Presidential Run

In an appearance on CBS’s Sunday Morning yesterday to promote his new film, Concussion, West Philly native Will Smith hinted that we may see his name on a […]

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Will Smith Teases 2016 World Tour With DJ Jazzy Jeff

Last week, after months of speculation that he would be getting back in the music business, Will Smith surprise-dropped his first single in more than […]

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LISTEN: Will Smith Drops First Song in Over a Decade

Verifying long-running speculation that Will Smith would be getting back in to music, the Philly-bred rapper/actor has dropped his first song in over a decade. Well, it’s […]

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Will Smith Gets Flak for Reported $150,000 Donation to Nation of Islam

Somehow, I missed my invitation to hear Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan speak last week at Tindley Temple United Methodist Church, which I guess […]

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Will and Jada Working on Fresh Prince Reboot?

If TV Line has it right, West Philly native Will Smith and his wife Jada Pinkett Smith are planning to reboot Smith’s iconic ’90s sitcom, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.

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How Seven Philly-Born Celebrities Stay Fit

For celebs who are in the spotlight constantly, keeping in shape is practically part of their job. So it’s no surprise that many of the stars we […]

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Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith Respond to Divorce Rumors

Looks like the GossipCops were right, Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith are not getting a divorce, at least according to an impassioned post on […]

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REPORT: Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith Divorce Rumors

UPDATE [8/3/2015, 9:42 pm]: Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith take to their social media pages to say they are not getting a divorce. Read their […]

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Jaden Smith Cast as Graffiti Artist in Baz Luhrmann Netflix Series

Jaden Smith, the prom dress-wearing son of Philly’s Will Smith, has been cast in Baz Luhrmann‘s Netflix drama The Get Down, Deadline reports.

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FIRST LOOK: A Bald Will Smith as Deadshot on the Set of Suicide Squad

We’ve seen the photos of Jared Leto’s Joker in David Ayer’s upcoming Suicide Squad, and this week shots are emerging of Philly’s Will Smith on the set […]

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Couple Go Viral With Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Pregnancy Announcement

A couple from Oregon wrote and recorded a Fresh Prince of Bel-Air theme song parody that effectively dropped the news to their family and friends […]