Will Smith has revealed he as soon as considered suicide.
The Bad Boys star may be seen discussing his psychological well being along with his household in a new trailer for Will Smith: The Best Shape of My Life, his new YouTube docuseries.
The sequence follows Smith as he makes an attempt to lose 20 lbs (or one and a half stone) in 20 weeks, however he rapidly realises that his journey includes work on his inside self way over his outer self.
“When I started this show, I thought I was getting into the best shape of my life, physically,” he says in the trailer. “But, mentally, I was somewhere else. I ended up discovering a whole lot of hidden things about myself.”
In one clip in the trailer, Smith may be seen bursting into tears whereas sat along with his household. He additionally tells them a couple of second in his historical past – which we don’t but know the main points of – that notably haunted him.
“That was the only time in my life that I ever considered suicide,” Smith says, whereas his daughter Willow may be seen trying anguished.
In current months, Smith has made quite a lot of shock revelations about his marriage to spouse Jada and his psychological well being. In September, Smith confirmed that he and Jada had opened up their marriage to other sexual partners after each realised that they have been “miserable”.
Smith additionally revealed that, throughout a psychological well being disaster, he made plans to date a “harem” of women that included Halle Berry. He additionally rented a home in Utah and sat in solitude for 14 days, earlier than flying to Peru to participate in quite a lot of ayahuasca rituals.
Will Smith: The Best Shape of My Life begins on YouTube on 8 November.
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