Most Quentin Tarantino fans know that Will Smith was the first choice to play the revenge seeking former slave in the 2012 hit Django Unchained!
The Concussion star has always been a bit vague about why exactly he turned down the role of the titular character — which was eventually portrayed by Jamie Foxx — until now!
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Speaking at The Hollywood Reporter's Actors Roundtable, the 47-year-old explained that he and Tarantino had different visions of what they wanted the story to be about!
When asked about being offered the role in Django, Smith said:
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