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Jaden Smith Cast As Trayvon Martin in Will Smith Produced Film
News Nerd ^ | 5-12-2014

Posted on 06/08/2014 5:14:57 AM PDT by equalator

As polarizing of a figure that Zimmerman is, the film is sure to spark controversy among movie goers. In a statement sent to reporters, Smith stated, “It’s obvious that he’s not America’s sweetheart right now but his story is intriguing and it needs to be heard. Hitler wasn’t popular. Does that mean his story is any less interesting? Of course not. Slave masters aren’t popular but 12 Years a Slave was phenomenal. Wait until you

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"Smith stated, “It’s obvious that he’s not America’s sweetheart right now but his story is intriguing and it needs to be heard. Hitler wasn’t popular. Does that mean his story is any less interesting? Of course not. Slave masters aren’t popular but 12 Years a Slave was phenomenal. "


1 posted on 06/08/2014 5:14:57 AM PDT by equalator
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To: equalator

Not. Watching. Isn’t Will Smith gay?


2 posted on 06/08/2014 5:18:13 AM PDT by Mamzelle
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To: equalator

NEPOTISM_PING!


3 posted on 06/08/2014 5:18:16 AM PDT by The Duke ("Forgiveness is between them and God, it's my job to arrange the meeting.")
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To: equalator
100% guarantee the movie won't be like this, but here's what I want to see:

First third: Trayvon is a monster. A burglar, a fighter, a vicious thug. George Zimmerman is a good family man and neighborhood guardian. Trayvon attacks George (unprovoked) Trayvon does serious damage. George is on the verge of death when he manages to defend himself and survive.

Last two-thirds: Saint Trayvon is lauded by the media and the president. Everyone loves that sweet young boy. George Zimmerman is hounded and persecuted by a vengeful country.

It might make a lot of people really think about things.

4 posted on 06/08/2014 5:19:56 AM PDT by ClearCase_guy (Fegelein! Fegelein! Fegelein!)
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To: ClearCase_guy

his hooide is furry


5 posted on 06/08/2014 5:21:12 AM PDT by equalator
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To: equalator

hoodie


6 posted on 06/08/2014 5:21:23 AM PDT by equalator
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To: equalator
Okay, but will they cast Danny Trejo as Georgie Zimmerman...


7 posted on 06/08/2014 5:22:10 AM PDT by RoosterRedux
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To: equalator

oh brother eye roll


8 posted on 06/08/2014 5:22:47 AM PDT by yldstrk ( My heroes have always been cowboys)
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To: equalator

My guess is that Will Smith is just trying to help his son break into the business. He’s not doing it for the money.

I don’t think there are that many people who really want to see it. Special screenings or straight to DVD only.


9 posted on 06/08/2014 5:24:08 AM PDT by Jonty30 (What Islam and secularism have in common is that they are both death cults)
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To: equalator
Will Smith must have boatloads of money to throw away...

How many people will pay to see this film...?

His kid is not a chip off the old block...

10 posted on 06/08/2014 5:24:27 AM PDT by Popman ("Resistance to Tyrants is Obedience to God" - Thomas Jefferson)
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To: equalator

Saint Trayvon is so over.


11 posted on 06/08/2014 5:26:18 AM PDT by Flick Lives ("I can't believe it's not Fascism!")
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To: equalator

Another losing movie project that will only be popular on BET


12 posted on 06/08/2014 5:27:51 AM PDT by Uncle Chip
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To: equalator

Al Sharpton as technical adviser?


13 posted on 06/08/2014 5:29:10 AM PDT by umgud
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To: Flick Lives

That would make a great bumper sticker. LOL!!!


14 posted on 06/08/2014 5:29:39 AM PDT by sheikdetailfeather (Yuri Bezmenov (KGB Defector) - "Kick The Communists Out of Your Govt. & Don't Accept Their Goodies.")
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To: equalator

Rachel Jeantel will be played by Sheila Jackson Lee.


15 posted on 06/08/2014 5:29:58 AM PDT by Lawgvr1955 ( Sic Semper Tyrannis)
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To: equalator

If this movie portrays Zimmerman as a violent, racist murderer of an innocent young black child, I hope Zimmerman will sue Will Smith for every penny he has.


16 posted on 06/08/2014 5:30:06 AM PDT by Maceman
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To: Jonty30

“My guess is that Will Smith is just trying to help his son break into the business. He’s not doing it for the money.”

I believe his son has already done several movies.

And no, it won’t be a commercial success unless the actors aren’t getting paid at all and the film crew is getting paid minimum wage.


17 posted on 06/08/2014 5:30:21 AM PDT by nuconvert ( Khomeini promised change too // Hail, Chairman O)
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To: Flick Lives

I wonder who Smith will be casting for his epic movie about all the black on white mob beatings and killings?


18 posted on 06/08/2014 5:31:30 AM PDT by Ancient Man
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To: nuconvert

He has done a few movies, just nothing on his own yet. His father has been involved in every movie he has done.

That’s probably why, for a Hollywood kid, he hasn’t had more success.


19 posted on 06/08/2014 5:32:17 AM PDT by Jonty30 (What Islam and secularism have in common is that they are both death cults)
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To: equalator

Will we have the scene where St. Trayvon is researching alternate methods of making “purple drank”?

What about his various burglaries?

What about his other violent acts that got him kicked out of school and his mother’s home?


20 posted on 06/08/2014 5:33:21 AM PDT by Future Snake Eater (CrossFit.com)
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To: RoosterRedux

The movie will cast the part of Zimmerman with the least Hispanic actor they can find. Probably be one who can do a convincing skinhead.


21 posted on 06/08/2014 5:33:26 AM PDT by Hillarys Gate Cult (Liberals make unrealistic demands on reality and reality doesn't oblige them.)
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To: Popman

About $300 million or so.

I would agree that his father would be smarter to encourage his son to develop his own talents instead of continually opening doors for him.

He’s got to open a few for himself if he’s going to get anywhere.


22 posted on 06/08/2014 5:33:35 AM PDT by Jonty30 (What Islam and secularism have in common is that they are both death cults)
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To: equalator
The real life story does not really have the narrative structure Hollywood requires.

They may have to end it with Zimmerman being arrested over his ex-wife's complaints in order to get Smith what he wants.

23 posted on 06/08/2014 5:34:48 AM PDT by wideawake
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To: equalator

Nothing like stirring the racism pot.


24 posted on 06/08/2014 5:35:11 AM PDT by BuffaloJack (Unarmed people cannot defend themselves. America is no longer a Free Country.)
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To: Lawgvr1955
Rachel Jeantel will be played by Sheila Jackson Lee.

Thanks...I need brain bleach now...

25 posted on 06/08/2014 5:35:37 AM PDT by Popman ("Resistance to Tyrants is Obedience to God" - Thomas Jefferson)
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To: Mamzelle

I watched him and his daddy in After Earth (only because it was free). Talk about a no-talent nimrod. He has about as much presence as a fence post. His daddy bought him a starring role and he was able to do nothing with it - literally.


26 posted on 06/08/2014 5:36:48 AM PDT by Gaffer
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To: equalator

Jaden Smith ? He’s too short and petite (not to mention too fair-skinned) to play the hulking Saint Skittles.


27 posted on 06/08/2014 5:37:44 AM PDT by fieldmarshaldj (Resist We Much)
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To: Jonty30
That’s probably why, for a Hollywood kid, he hasn’t had more success.

That and he's comically bad.

28 posted on 06/08/2014 5:37:48 AM PDT by dead (I've got my eye out for Mullah Omar.)
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To: equalator

Good evening,young man.I'm the neighborhood watch captain.

29 posted on 06/08/2014 5:37:49 AM PDT by Gay State Conservative (Rat Party Policy:Lie,Deny,Refuse To Comply)
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To: Uncle Chip

Smith is playing his “folk” like a Stradivarius. He knows that a black victimhood flick will attract the maximum number of freeloading maggots. Afterall, they MUST be victims, otherwise they’d have to assume responsibility for their lives.


30 posted on 06/08/2014 5:38:17 AM PDT by Ancient Man
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To: Hillarys Gate Cult
Maybe they can use John Travolta as Zimmerman and he can reprise his Battlefield Earth role, since they're all Scientologists!


32 posted on 06/08/2014 5:39:39 AM PDT by equalator
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To: Lawgvr1955

Dang! Now that was seriously funny.


33 posted on 06/08/2014 5:43:36 AM PDT by mazda77
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To: Popman

Cast Maya Angelou Hologram!!

34 posted on 06/08/2014 5:43:40 AM PDT by equalator
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To: Lawgvr1955

I said I want two fried chickens and a coke!


35 posted on 06/08/2014 5:45:15 AM PDT by Dr. Ursus
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To: equalator
"Wilmer Valderrama is the front-runner to play the role of George Zimmerman."
36 posted on 06/08/2014 5:46:23 AM PDT by kanawa
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To: dead

True, but that may not be his genre. If I were a Hollywood producer, I’d probably tell him that he needs to find himself to see how he fits in before trying for more parts.

It’s probably in part because his parents are really messing with his head.


37 posted on 06/08/2014 5:46:38 AM PDT by Jonty30 (What Islam and secularism have in common is that they are both death cults)
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To: equalator

Sure hope that T.M. is portrayed as the drug using thug that he was


38 posted on 06/08/2014 5:47:35 AM PDT by Nifster
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To: Lawgvr1955

Perfectly cast there. I wonder if she will use the line, “That’s retarded sir....”


39 posted on 06/08/2014 5:48:50 AM PDT by Blue Highway
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To: equalator

They won’t let go of this! It’s a perfect opportunity for them to “prove” that we are all evil and racist.


40 posted on 06/08/2014 5:50:51 AM PDT by I want the USA back (Media: completely irresponsible. Complicit in the destruction of this country.)
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To: Hillarys Gate Cult

The only one I can think of was the actor that played Ramone on Seinfeld as the pool boy. He was supposed to be hispanic but he looked as white as you can get.


41 posted on 06/08/2014 5:51:36 AM PDT by Blue Highway
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To: equalator

I wonder if Will Smith will cut Zimmerman in on the profits, since Zimmerman gave Smith the idea for the movie?


42 posted on 06/08/2014 5:53:41 AM PDT by Jonty30 (What Islam and secularism have in common is that they are both death cults)
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To: equalator
Will Smith asked Rachel Jeantel about this movie idea, and she said:


43 posted on 06/08/2014 5:54:11 AM PDT by Pollster1 ("Shall not be infringed" is unambiguous.)
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To: equalator

That was like two years ago dude.


44 posted on 06/08/2014 5:55:43 AM PDT by Arrowhead1952 (The Second Amendment is NOT about the right to hunt. It IS a right to shoot tyrants.)
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To: equalator

Will Trayvon be doing selfies with the guns and flying the bird too. Will Obama be the surrogate father? Will he be mixing the juice with the skittles for a quick high? Will he be kicked out of school? There’s a culture war going on and the war is against common sense.


45 posted on 06/08/2014 5:56:06 AM PDT by discipler (How's that 'hope and change' working for 'ya? - RL)
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To: equalator
Another bomb like this stinker.
46 posted on 06/08/2014 5:58:10 AM PDT by JPG (Yes We Can morphs into Make It Hurt.)
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To: Popman

I thought he gives most of it to Scientology.


47 posted on 06/08/2014 5:59:24 AM PDT by Dallas59 ("Remember me as you pass by, As you are now, so once was I, As I am now, so you will be")
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To: Jonty30
My guess is that Will Smith is just trying to help his son break into the business.

?

His son has been in many movies. Karate Kid, Karate Kid 2, The Day the Earth Stood Still, The Good Lord Bird, After Earth, and The Pursuit of Happyness.

48 posted on 06/08/2014 6:00:36 AM PDT by UCANSEE2 (Lost my tagline on Flight MH370. Sorry for the inconvenience.)
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To: Hillarys Gate Cult
Edward Norton...


49 posted on 06/08/2014 6:01:00 AM PDT by RoosterRedux
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To: JPG
Social Services investigated this pic..and of course Will and Jada were cleared

50 posted on 06/08/2014 6:03:21 AM PDT by RummyChick
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