Six Things You Didn’t Know About Will Smith

By Tara Fowler

After Memorial Day’s record-breaking weekend, how will proven summer star Will Smith (alongside his son Jaden — and, erm, M. Night Shyamalan, but let’s forget about that) fare at the box office this coming weekend? Only time will tell, but until then, here are six facts you may not have known about the Fresh Prince.

1) He turned down the role of Neo in “The Matrix”: …To play James West in “Wild Wild West.” Smith has since said that this is the decision he most regrets in his entire career. (Can’t really argue with that.)

2) He can solve a Rubik’s Cube in just 55 seconds: See for yourself:

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