Will Smith smacked a Ukranian journalist across the face after the man tried to kiss him on the mouth when they two shared a quick hug on the interview circuit at the Moscow premiere of Men in Black 3.
TMZ has the video (below) of the strange encounter. Reportedly, moving in for an open mouth kiss with celebrities is this journalist’s schtick, but Will Smith didn’t find it too amusing. If that’s this guy’s thing, it seems he might be just trying to get a reaction out of celebrities.
It was perfectly rational for Will to have a reaction to such a bold move, but actually slapping him across the face was taking the situation too far. Will Smith’s camp declined to comment.
Here’s the action: