Will Smith calls one role he turned down the ‘one that got away’




Smith rapped “The History of Will Smith,” masking the entire lot from “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” to “Independence Day,” and fairly extra on Thursday.

“You saw him in Billboard, starring in shows,” Fallon begins their effectivity. “But there’s a lot about him that you might not know.”

The two went ahead and backward, with Smith rapping “Six whole years I lived with the Banks/So if you can dance the Carlton, I still give thanks/But a real big star needs a real big screen/So I had to spread my wings if you know what I mean.”

He offers, “When you hear the siren noise/Me and Martin, a couple of Bad Boys/Independence Day, aliens on my turf/You invading us? Nah, ‘Welcome to Earth.'”

When he sat down with Fallon, Smith acknowledged rapping the observe made him perceive he’s had an improbable occupation.

“As we were going through, I was kinda like, ‘Wow, that was kinda [great],'” he acknowledged. “I had a nice little run.”

And not many regrets, he says, moreover presumably one role that he acknowledged: “got away.”

“For me, Neo,” he acknowledged. “I had ‘The Matrix’ first. Yeah, yeah, yeah.”

He revealed that Val Kilmer was initially “going to be Morpheus,” which ended up going to Laurence Fishburne in the franchise.

“It was better this way. If I was Neo, Morpheus wouldn’t have been black,” Smith added.

He moreover revealed that his role in “Bad Boys,” alongside Martin Lawrence, practically went to “Saturday Night Live” alum Dana Carvey.

Smith was there to promote his new movie, “Bad Boys For Life,” in theaters January 17.




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