Will Smith wants you to follow along as he checks items off his lifetime to-do list. The veteran actor has teamed with Facebook Watch for a six-episode series called Will Smith’s Bucket List, in which he skydives, swims with sharks, drives a race-car, tries stand-up comedy and more.
The first episode on skydiving is live now, and new ones will launch on ensuing Wednesdays.Check out the trailer below.
Facebook Watch is going all out in keeping up with the Smiths.The new series joins Red Table Talk, the talk show featuring Will Smith’s wife Jada Pinkiett Smith and their daughter Willow Smith, which premiered in May.
Here’s the logline: There aren’t many people in the world who have a bucket list quite like Will Smith. Now you can join him on his unbelievable adventure as he travels the globe, takes on insane challenges, overcomes obstacles and punches fear in the mouth!Tag along with Will on his journey as he takes part in a Bollywood movie, skydives in Dubai, performs stand-up comedy with Dave Chappelle and so much more.
Other episodes feature Smith — who famously invited fans to watch live as he bunjee-jumped from the lip of the Grand Canyon for his 50th birthday last year — visiting Cuba and trying his hand at Bollywood dance. Why is the latter so daunting? As Smith says in the trailer, “Here’s the thing about me and dancing. I can’t dance.”