Will and Jaden Smith Win Worst Actor Awards for After Earth

Stephen A. Crockett Jr.
Will Smith and his son, Jaden Smith

While celebrities were gliding the red carpet and scooping up Oscars Sunday, Will and Jaden Smith received honors they probably could've done without: They were both given Razzies for their roles in After Earth, the Associated Press reports.

Golden Raspberry Awards are given each year to movies that suck and to actors whose performances also sucked. Jaden was given the award for worst actor for his starring role in the sci-fi dud about a father and son stranded on an untamed Earth, while his father, Will Smith, was awarded a Razzie for worst supporting actor for the same film. Online Razzies voters, AP reports, also selected the duo as the worst on-screen combo.


The M. Night Shyamalan-directed After Earth tied with Movie 43 for the most prizes, with three awards. The raunchy comedy anthology earned Razzies for worst picture, screenplay and director.

Tyler Perry also collected his fair share of Razzies. Perry's alter ego, Madea, was picked as worst actress for A Madea Christmas, and Kim Kardashian picked up an award for worst supporting actress for her role in the drama Tyler Perry's Temptation.

Read more at the Associated Press.

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