Will Smith ‘Speechless’ After ‘Aladdin’ Becomes His Top Grossing Film

Aladdin (Credit: Disney)

Will Smith’s career just reached another milestone.

Over the weekend, Aladdin became his highest-grossing movie worldwide. Smith shared the news with fans on Instagram Sunday after the weekend box office results were released.

“Aladdin just became the biggest movie of my career!” he captioned his post. “I’m honored and I’m Speechless. (You see what I did there? Gotta pay attention) The only thing I can say is… Thank You.”

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In an accompanying video, Smith said: “To be in this game as long as I’ve been in this game, and to have my biggest movie at this point in my career, I just want to say thank you.”

The 50-year-old star then thanked fans in several languages for watching Disney’s live-action remake of its 1992 animated classic.

Aladdin was released on May 24. As of Monday morning, it’s grossed $876 million worldwide. Previously, Independence Day was Smith’s top film globally, taking in $817 million following its release in July 1996.

Smith will next appear in the films Gemini Man, Spies In Disguise and Bad Boys for Life.

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