‘Aladdin’ Faces Backlash for Will Smith’s Too Blue Genie

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Disney just dropped a new trailer for the live-action version of “Aladdin,” offering the first glimpse of Will Smith’s very blue Genie, and some fans aren’t pleased. Previous photos published by Entertainment Weekly had shown a decidedly not blue Genie, prompting backlash. At the time, Smith responded to tell people that the iconic character, voiced in the animated film by Robin Williams, would indeed have the azure hue in the live-action movie. InsideEdition.com’s Leigh Scheps has more.

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