WATCH: Will Smith Backhands Reporter Who Tries To Kiss Him
Will Smith was not happy when a Ukrainian reporter tried to kiss him on the red carpet.
(TMZ) - Will Smith did not take kindly to a reporter who showed some affection to the Men in Black III star - and it was all caught on tape.
The Ukrainian reporter tries to kiss Will on the lips on the red carpet and the actor angrily pushes him away and then backhands him across the face. You can clearly see that Will is incredibly pissed that the guy showed overt affection toward him.
After Will slaps the guy, Will says, "Hes lucky I didnt sucker punch him."
TMZ reports the dude who kissed Will is a television reporter who often kisses celebrities - its his schtick.
A source close to Will tells TMZ, the reporters mouth brushed up against Wills and thats why the actor reacted so violently. Despite the incident, Will continued doing red carpet interviews.
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