Will Smith is Feeling Festive in Hilarious New Promo


| LAST UPDATE 11/28/2021

By Scarlett Adler
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Thanksgiving has come and gone, but you know what hasn't? Will Smith's sense of humor. The Fresh Prince legend recently took to our feeds to promote his latest blockbuster. And, well, let's just say he makes quite a compelling case. From his hilarious post to the festive moves it called for, here's what you missed.

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On November 25, the Hollywood funny guy took to Instagram to do what he does best: get a smile (or two) out of us. Safe to say, his latest post was no exception. Flaunting his best tennis gear, the King Richard star certainly turned heads. "If you're watching #KingRichard with your family over Thanksgiving, prepare for more than turkey thighs," the actor joked, as he pulled out his best dance moves.

And, well, perhaps he wasn't lying. But we'll let you guys be the judge of that one. What we will say, though, is this: King Richard is the icing on the cake to that Thanksgiving feast we're still recovering from. As a matter of fact, still in a food coma? Sit back while we do a quick refresher on Smith's latest on-screen adventure...

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The Hollywood biopic stars Will Smith as Richard Williams: Serena & Venus William's late father and coach. Safe to say, whether you've caught the tennis champs in action or not, the action-packed film will, no doubt, keep you on your toes. But don't take our word for it. "We're so used to Venus & Serena being a presence in our lives, but when you step back and really think about their journey, it's actually INSANE that it happened the way it did," Smith further gushed on the 'gram (below)."

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"This is why I had to be a part of #kingrichard!!" Well, you heard it here first, folks: You don't want to miss this one. Check out King Richard for yourselves, now available in theaters and HBO Max. And, of course, be sure to stay tuned. Our Fresh Prince isn't retiring those dancing shoes just yet...