Dwayne Johnson To Replace Will Smith As Genie In Aladdin 2

The Oscar winning actor, Will Smith may get soon replaced by Dwayne Johnson in Aladdin 2. Everybody is aware of the Oscars 2022 incident that took place between Chris Rock and Will Smith. Facing the consequences for the same, the King Richard actor is removed from his 2019 Disney release.

Indeed, the shocking incident between Chris and Will was not easily forgotten by producers. During the Academy awards, Will slapped Chris over making a joke about his wife Jada Pinkett hair loss condition. Following to the consequences, Will Smith has been removed from the Academy Awards, likewise banned from attending the same for next 10 years. Few celebrities across the world did condemn this physical act.

But no loss is more than losing film deals. Will Smith was loved as Genie in the Disney live-action film but now the role may transferred to Dwayne Johnson.

Will Smith Genie Role To Be Played By Dwayne Johnson

Aladdin become a major hit in 2019 and people adored the actor as the Genie. The other cast includes: Mena Massoud as Aladdin, Naomi Scott as Jasmine, Will Smith As Genie and Marwan Kenzari as Jafar. But, now, after the incident Will is all set to lose his lovable character in the Disney sequel.

Sadly, it is reported that Jada Pinkett Smith might be filing for divorce from Will. The actor, also visited India after Oscars 2022. Though, the reason behind his travel is not disclosed yet. He was last captured while out to his therapist.

Will Smith’s Film ‘Emancipation’ Gets Delayed To 2023 

After the infamous slap incident at the Oscars 2022, Apple has decided to postpone and delay the release date of Will Smith’s film “Emancipation’, to 2023. As per the reports the streaming giant has been planning about the delay of the film’s release to somewhat around in 2023.

Mashfak Qureshi is an entertainment journalist, who brings facts and knowledge in the simplest form and believes in questioning.