April 14, 2024 6:14 pm

Will Smith's Emancipation Draws High Praise from Celebrity Pals After Private Screening
Will Smith's Emancipation Draws High Praise from Celebrity Pals After Private Screening

Will Smith’s Emancipation Draws High Praise from Celebrity Pals After Private Screening

Ahead of the streaming premiere of Emancipation on Apple TV+ in December, star Will Smith hosted a private screening of the film. Directed by Antoine Fuqua (Training Day), Emancipation tells the true story of a runaway slave seeking freedom, no matter what the cost. It is the first movie starring Smith to be released since the actor was involved in the Academy Awards scandal that saw him slapping Chris Rock before going on to win the Oscar for his role in King Richard.

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​Tyler Perry, Rihanna, Kenya Barris, and Dave Chappelle were among those treated to the private screening of Will Smith’s newest movie. Read More