Did You Know Will Smith Lost Guinness World Record to Jr. Bachchan?

  • May 30, 2023 / 10:00 PM IST

Abhishek Bachchan later smashed a record that Will Smith originally set for the Guinness Book of World Records

Will Smith is much more than just an actor. The well-known rapper and aspiring director is a Hollywood celebrity. In addition to these accomplishments, the actor held the Guinness World Record till Abhishek Bachchan overtook him.

Will’s acting career began in 1990 with the television series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. He later went on to star in Where the Day Takes You, a 1992 movie. The actor is currently one of Hollywood’s most important figures, and he has received numerous awards.

Because of his personal and professional lives, Will Smith consistently makes news. After the actor smacked comedian Chris Rock at the Oscars, he became one of 2022’s most talked-about celebrities.

Resuming, Will Smith has spent much of his career walking the red carpet. The actor made the world record for visiting many premieres throughout England in just 12 hours; he even held a Guinness World Record for his red carpet visits. He was promoting his 2005 romantic comedy, Hitch, at the time. The actor began by going to the Manchester premiere of the movie before boarding an aircraft and flying to London. He briefly chatted with Eva Mendes and Amber Valletta, two of his fellow celebrities, before making his final trip to Birmingham and setting a Guinness World Record. The actor allegedly expressed his excitement over the distinction by saying, “They put me in the Guinness Book of World Records. I like that! It’s kind of cool.”

The actor only held the record for a brief period of time before Abhishek Bachchan overtook him. To promote his 2009 flick Delhi 6, the Bollywood star trekked 1,800 kilometers around India in just 12 hours. In only 12 hours, the actor walked the red carpet at theatres in Ghaziabad, Noida, Faridabad, Delhi, Gurgaon, Chandigarh, and Mumbai. His mode of transportation was a private jet and vehicles.

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