Watch Live as Will Smith Bungee Jumps Above the Grand Canyon

In honor of his 50th birthday as we speak (Sept. 25), Will Smith will bungee soar out of a helicopter above the Grand Canyon. He's streaming the occasion on YouTube, referred to as Will Smith: The Jump, and you'll watch it under starting at 6PM Eastern.

Back in March, Smith acquired a problem from Yes Theory, a YouTube group with 2.four million subscribers. According to the outline on their channel, they "consider in difficult what society considers regular. So we search discomfort to search out our personal manner and fulfill our true calling. And we make movies about it." Smith accepted the dare again in July with a view to elevate consciousness and cash for Global Citizen's education schemes.

"Will believes that each little one ought to have entry to the transformative energy of an training, which gives the possibility to thrive, reside and succeed," a press launch reads. "Through the Will and Jada Smith Family Foundation he has chosen to associate with Global Citizen to assist their ongoing advocacy work on training that permits them to supportEducation Cannot Wait, a world initiative that gives 75 million kids in crisis-affected areas entry to training."

Will's former Fresh Prince of Bel-Air co-star Alfonso Ribiero will probably be among the many household, associates and particular company who will probably be on-hand to assist Smith throughout the expertise.

After creating the anthem for this summer season's FIFA World Cup, Smith revealed that he's engaged on new music, which may grow to be his first album since 2005's Lost & Found.

“What occurs is you get to a degree the place you get empty,” he stated. “So I’m excited, I’m re-energized and I’m creating wildly like I used to. I’m prepared. I received the beast again," he stated.