At the LA premier of Will Smith’s newest transfer Emancipation, the actor shed some mild on the main challenges he needed to undergo throughout filming.

“Yeah. You know, getting referred to as the N-word 100 instances a day by actually good actors — it was tough. But, you realize, it was actually – it was tough for everyone. It’s like recreating these scenes and, you realize, having to — we’re on the market in rather a lot of the precise areas the place these issues occurred and, you realize, it was — it was a brutal shoot“, defined the actor.

He continued: “The climate was brutal, the material. And it was like, you realize, with the intention to maintain the vitality of the film, it was like all people was having to faucet into actual ugliness, you realize?”.

As detailed by IMDB, Emancipation follows the story of a slave who dangers his life to flee the seize of white slave house owners, embarking on a dangerous journey.

The film airs from December 2 on Apple TV.

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