Will Smith Undergoes Gun Training For Deadshot Role


Will Smith as Deadshot in Suicide SquadIt’s not news that Hollywood actors undergo personal lifestyle changes in preparation for roles. An example that quickly comes to mind is Mark Wahlberg’s amassing of muscles for his role in Pain and Gain. There’s also Jamie Foxx’s learning to play the Keyboard for his role in Ray Charles.

Well, Will Smith has joined the league of those actors. The actor/rapper has been spotted undergoing shooting training sessions in order to help him effectively interpret his role in upcoming DC comics film, Suicide Squad.

Will Smith was reported to have spent a whole day with Navy SEALs and Army Rangers handling real guns that including a Glock 9mm handgun and an AR-15 assault rifle. Smith apparently did so well that the officials were impressed with his performance with the guns.

Embedded below is a video of the actor training.