How Well Do You Know Will Smith?

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How well do you know the man once known as the biggest movie star in the world?


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  • 1. 

    In what year was Will Smith born?

    • A.

      1966

    • B.

      1968

    • C.

      1969

    • D.

      1970

    Correct Answer
    B. 1968
    Explanation
    Will Smith was born in 1968.

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  • 2. 

    True or False: Will's full first name is Willard.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The given statement is true. Will's full first name is Willard.

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  • 3. 

    Early in his career, Will adopted the stage name "The ______ ______".

    Correct Answer
    Fresh Prince
    Explanation
    Will adopted the stage name "Fresh Prince" early in his career.

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  • 4. 

    In and around which city was Smith born and raised?

    • A.

      Los Angeles

    • B.

      New York City

    • C.

      Philadelphia

    • D.

      Atlanta

    Correct Answer
    C. Philadelphia
    Explanation
    Smith was born and raised in Philadelphia.

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  • 5. 

    In which star-studded independent film about homeless youth in Los Angeles did Smith play opposite such actors as Lara Flynn Boyle, Sean Astin and Ricki Lake?

    Correct Answer
    Where the Day Takes You
    Explanation
    "Where the Day Takes You" is a star-studded independent film about homeless youth in Los Angeles. Smith played opposite actors such as Lara Flynn Boyle, Sean Astin, and Ricki Lake in this film.

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  • 6. 

    What 1995 film co-starring Martin Lawrence established Smith as a major box office player?

    Correct Answer
    Bad Boys
    Explanation
    In 1995, the film "Bad Boys" co-starring Martin Lawrence was released and it established Will Smith as a major box office player. This action-comedy film was a commercial success and helped solidify Smith's status as a leading actor in Hollywood.

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  • 7. 

    Which of these is NOT the name of one of Will Smith's children?

    • A.

      Trey

    • B.

      Jaden

    • C.

      Caden

    • D.

      Willow

    Correct Answer
    C. Caden
    Explanation
    Caden is not the name of one of Will Smith's children. Will Smith has three children: Trey, Jaden, and Willow. Caden is not mentioned as one of his children, making it the correct answer.

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  • 8. 

    For how many years was The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air on the air?

    • A.

      4

    • B.

      5

    • C.

      6

    • D.

      7

    Correct Answer
    C. 6
    Explanation
    The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air was on the air for 6 years. This sitcom, starring Will Smith, aired from 1990 to 1996. It followed the story of a teenager from a poor family in Philadelphia who is sent to live with his wealthy relatives in Bel-Air. The show was popular for its humor, memorable characters, and catchy theme song. It remains a beloved classic in television history.

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  • 9. 

    Recently Smith made headlines after slapping a reporter on the red carpet. Why did he slap him?

    • A.

      The man kissed him

    • B.

      The man insulted Smith's wife

    • C.

      The man squirted him with water

    • D.

      The man slapped Smith first

    Correct Answer
    A. The man kissed him
    Explanation
    The correct answer is that the man kissed him. This explains why Smith slapped the man.

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  • 10. 

    True or False: Smith is an avowed Scientologist.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement "Smith is an avowed Scientologist" is false. This means that Smith has not openly declared or admitted to being a Scientologist.

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  • 11. 

    What film starred Smith as a self-distructive superhero?

    Correct Answer
    Hancock
    Explanation
    "Hancock" is the correct answer to the question. The film stars Will Smith as a self-destructive superhero. In the movie, Smith's character, Hancock, possesses superhuman abilities but struggles with alcoholism and a reckless attitude. The film explores his journey of redemption and self-discovery as he tries to become a true hero.

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  • 12. 

    Which film starred Smith as a gay con artist?

    • A.

      Hitch

    • B.

      Where the Day Takes You

    • C.

      Hancock

    • D.

      Six Degrees of Separation

    Correct Answer
    D. Six Degrees of Separation
    Explanation
    In the film "Six Degrees of Separation," Smith portrayed a gay con artist. The movie revolves around the story of a young man who convinces wealthy New York couples that he is the son of Sidney Poitier. Smith's portrayal of the character showcases his versatility as an actor, as he convincingly portrays the manipulative and deceptive nature of the con artist.

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  • 13. 

    It is rumored that when playing a gay man in Six Degrees of Separation, Smith was adivsed against kissing another man on screen by which actor?

    • A.

      Tom Cruise

    • B.

      Denzel Washington

    • C.

      Ian McKellan

    • D.

      Donald Sutherland

    Correct Answer
    B. Denzel Washington
    Explanation
    In the movie Six Degrees of Separation, there were rumors that Will Smith was advised not to kiss another man on screen by Denzel Washington.

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  • 14. 

    What's Smith's highest-grossing movie to date, worldwide?

    • A.

      Men in Black

    • B.

      Independence Day

    • C.

      Wild Wild West

    • D.

      Men in Black II

    Correct Answer
    B. Independence Day
    Explanation
    "Independence Day" is Smith's highest-grossing movie to date worldwide. This film, released in 1996, was a science fiction action film that became a massive commercial success, earning over $800 million at the global box office. It solidified Smith's status as a leading actor in Hollywood and remains one of his most iconic roles.

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  • 15. 

    In Shark Tale, Smith voices a character named Oscar. What is Oscar?

    • A.

      A shark

    • B.

      A crab

    • C.

      A fish

    • D.

      A whale

    Correct Answer
    C. A fish
    Explanation
    In the movie Shark Tale, Will Smith provides the voice for a character named Oscar. Since the movie is centered around underwater creatures, it is reasonable to assume that Oscar is also an underwater creature. Among the options given, a fish is the most common and likely choice for Oscar's character, as sharks, crabs, and whales are not typically associated with being voiced by Will Smith in this particular movie.

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  • 16. 

    True or False: Men in Black III is Smith's first feature film since 2008.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The correct answer is True. This statement is true because Men in Black III is indeed Will Smith's first feature film since 2008. This means that he did not appear in any other feature films between 2008 and Men in Black III.

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  • 17. 

    For which of these projects was Smith NOT nominated for a Golden Globe award?

    • A.

      Ali

    • B.

      The Pursuit of Happyness

    • C.

      Fresh Prince of Bel Air

    • D.

      Seven Pounds

    Correct Answer
    D. Seven Pounds
  • 18. 

    In which of these sci-fi films did Smith play a scientist named Robert Neville?

    • A.

      Wild Wild West

    • B.

      I Am Legend

    • C.

      I, Robot

    • D.

      Men in Black

    Correct Answer
    B. I Am Legend
    Explanation
    In the sci-fi film "I Am Legend," Will Smith played the role of a scientist named Robert Neville. The movie is set in a post-apocalyptic world where Neville is the last human survivor and is trying to find a cure for a virus that has turned the rest of humanity into mutants.

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  • 19. 

    Smith starred as the title character in a golfing film loosely based on the Hindu sacred text The Bhagavad Gita. What was his character's full name?

    Correct Answer
    Bagger Vance
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Bagger Vance. Bagger Vance is the title character in a golfing film loosely based on the Hindu sacred text The Bhagavad Gita. The film follows the story of Bagger Vance, a caddie who helps a struggling golfer find his swing and regain his confidence.

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  • 20. 

    Which of the below is NOT a song by DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince?

    • A.

      "Bust a Move"

    • B.

      "Girls Ain't Nothin' But Trouble"

    • C.

      "Parents Just Don't Understand"

    • D.

      "Nightmare on My Street"

    Correct Answer
    A. "Bust a Move"
    Explanation
    "Bust a Move" is not a song by DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince. This song is actually by Young MC, not by DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince. DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince are known for their songs like "Girls Ain't Nothin' But Trouble," "Parents Just Don't Understand," and "Nightmare on My Street."

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