Michael B Jordan is the cover boy for GQ Magazine’s December 2018 men of the year edition and he talks being compared to the legend Will Smith and how he wants to be king…. Check out some excerpts below:
“I want to be worldwide,” Michael B. Jordan tells me, describing his movie-star aspirations: like Tom Cruise, like Leonardo DiCaprio, like Will Smith.
Jordan is doing more than expanding Hollywood’s perceptions; he’s created a new template. “I remember when it used to be like, ‘He’s the next Will Smith,’ ” Jordan says. “Now I’m the example of the next—they’re looking for the next me.”
I can dig his confidence, but no one is checking for Michael B Jordan like that so I do’t get why he’s even trying to make himself seem larger than he is.. He has done some great work, but definitely not on a Will Smith level.
Read full interview at GQ.com..