The fireworks on Independence Day won’t be sacrificed on Will Smith’s watch. The A-lister dropped 100K to ensure a Fourth of July fireworks display occurred in New Orleans.

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According to The Hollywood Reporter, the display was set for over the Mississippi River, however, financial issues of the city following the pandemic threatened the cancellation of the display for a second straight year.

In stepped Smith who made sure the “Go 4th on the River” display happened.


Salute to Will Smith for holding down The Big Easy on Independence Day.