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Will Smith Reveals What Movie He Chose to Film Over 'The Matrix'

Will Smith Reveals What Movie He Chose to Film Over 'The Matrix'

Will Smith has some advice for his younger self and it has to do with The Matrix!

The 51-year-old actor just revealed that earlier in his career, he had to pick between two movies – The Matrix and Wild Wild West.

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“I just thought of something I would tell my younger self. I would go back and I would say, ‘Hey man, don’t do Wild Wild West,’” Will explained.

He continued, “I would say, ‘Dude! Do Neo. I got offered The Matrix. I know! How do you think I feel?”

Check out all that Will had to say below…

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