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Focus May Signal the Career Downfall of Will Smith

The best part of my experience with Focus was going to get Dairy Queen before it started. That is to say, there’s not that much […]

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Did Jaden Smith Come Out of the Closet on Twitter?

Several blogs went into a tizzy yesterday when Philly actor/rapper Will Smith’s son Jaden tweeted this to Tyler the Creator: “I Think Im In Love […]

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Out In Theaters: The Not-So-Fresh Prince of Focus

Hometown hero (and long rumored homosexual—sorry, Jada) Will Smith returns to the big screen as a con man with a plan in Focus. The new […]

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WATCH: Will Smith Raps Fresh Prince Theme Song on Ellen

Will Smith may have a movie to promote, but it seems like his publicity rounds have been more about promoting the news he may be putting […]

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Gettin Jiggy With It: Will Smith Raps Famous Tune On Letterman

Will Smith has been making headlines over the last few weeks: We reported on his rather humorous beatbox duet with Jimmy Fallon and the rumors that […]

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Will Smith Says He May Get Back Into Music Again

During a red carpet interview during the London premiere of Will Smith’s new movie Focus, the Philly-raised star hinted that he’s considering making music again. […]

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WATCH: Will Smith and Jimmy Fallon Beatbox “It Takes Two”

Will Smith dropped by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last night to promote his new movie, Focus. During the interview Fallon broke out his […]

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Will Smith’s Concussion Gets Christmas 2015 Release Date

Today, Sony Pictures announced the release date for Will Smith’s Concussion: December 25, 2015. Deadline sums up the film: Concussion follows Dr. Bennet Omalu (Smith), the forensic neuropathologist who made […]

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UArts Alum Jared Leto and Will Smith to Play Master Villains in Suicide Squad

Two Philly boys are set to star in an upcoming DC Comics film. Warner Bros. confirms that UArts alum Jared Leto and Philly-bred actor Will Smith will […]

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WATCH: Shirtless Will Smith and DJ Jazzy Jeff Reunite for “Summertime”

Will Smith’s oldest son Trey (aka DJ AcE) was performing in Las Vegas this weekend with DJ Jazzy Jeff, when his dad came on stage […]

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Artist Puts Up Site-Specific Rap Quotes Around Philly

One of Will Smiths site-specific lyrics installed in exact location. #therapquotes @jadapsmith http://t.co/Gyr5Zvu3qY pic.twitter.com/RkmOk3qaCr — The Rap Quotes (@TheRapQuotes) August 19, 2014 Artist Jay Shells […]

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Philly’s Bradley Cooper and Will Smith Make Top 10 List of Hollywood’s Highest Paid Actors

Forbes just released its annual list of highest paid actors, and Philly boy Bradley Cooper makes an impressive show at No. 3. Forbes estimates he […]


Toll Brothers Pushing 410 At Society Hill

Toll Brothers, the Horsham, PA-based megadeveloper, has found late-career success in the unlikeliest of places: bustling cities. The company has done projects throughout New York […]

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Will Smith to Star in New Film About NFL Concussion Controversy

Variety has the scoop on a new new project starring Philly’s Will Smith, a drama based on GQ article “Game Brain,” which takes on the controversy surrounding […]

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What the British Know of Philadelphia: Rocky, Will Smith

Tom Philips, BuzzFeed UK senior writer, asked people in the company’s London office what they knew about each U.S. state. They put the results on […]