It might be one other blow to Will Smith’s beloved good man picture after the notorious Oscars 2022 slap heard world wide.
Video footage resurfaced of the “King Richard” actor showing to playfully threaten a Spanish TV presenter, warning: “Cautious with what you say to my spouse.”
The 2010 clip — which is once more circulating on the heels of Will slapping Chris Rock on the Oscar’s Sunday evening — exhibits him and spouse Jada Pinkett-Smith, 50, with TV host Pablo Motos on the favored Spanish speak present “El Hormiguero.”
Motos begins out by complimenting Jada’s “lovely” seems and profession success — just for Will, 53, to interject as their son Jaden Smith shook his head.
“Pablo, watch out with the phrases you employ for my spouse, okay!?” Will warned in Spanish as he raised his hand on the presenter.
After defending his Jada, he motioned for Motos to proceed speaking, leaning in to counsel that he was listening intently to each phrase. The viewers, breaking into laughter, ate it up.
Because the Spanish host complimented Jada’s success in Hollywood, Will replied, “Superb, excellent.”
However the phrases of encouragement didn’t final lengthy as Motos then advised Jada she was lovely “outdoors and in,” prompting her actor husband to leap in, saying, “cuidado, cuidado,” which suggests “watch out” in English.
Regardless of the ruffled feathers, Motos gave Jada a hug and Will a excessive 5 earlier than they parted methods, apparently signaling that Will was solely joking round. (One of the best actor Oscar winner additionally went on to look on “El Hormiguero” a number of occasions through the years.)
Reps for the Smith household haven’t responded to The Publish’s requests for remark.
In the meantime, it seems any and all footage of Will’s slaptastic or defensive previous has been resurfaced by social media sleuths following his Oscar’s kerfuffle with Rock. Whereas the standup comic-actor was presenting an award, he made an divisive joke about Jada’s alopecia and shaved head, leading to getting clocked by Will.
However this wasn’t the one poorly aged clip of Will that was unearthed.