Will Smith was intimidated by wife Jada’s closeness to the late Tupac Shakur.
While appearing on the radio show “The Breakfast Club”, co-host Charlamagne tha God asked the 51-year-old “Bad Boys for Life” actor if he was every jealous of their relationship. “F** yeah,” he confessed.
Excerpts from the interview reveal that Smith admitted his wife tried to get them to form a bond but it wasn’t happening
“That was a huge regret of mine. I couldn’t handle it,” he said.
Pinkett ignited rumors of a relations owing to their long-standing relationship with the “Hit ‘Em Up” rapper that dated all the way back to their school days.
Pinkett Smith and Shakur met as teens when they both attended the Baltimore School for the Arts.
Will Smith spoke of this closeness in the interview saying
“She just loved him. He was the image of perfection, but she was with the ‘Fresh Prince,’ so it was, like, we were in the room together a couple of times, I couldn’t speak to him. He wasn’t going to speak to me if I wasn’t going to speak to him,”
“That was a big regret for me, too, because I could never open up to interact with Pac. They never had a se3ual relationship, but now they had come into that age where that was a possibility, and Jada was with me,”
Here is the full interview