Having wrapped up filming earlier this month, the blockbuster has showcased a short 30-minute teaser trailer premiered at the Oscars on Sunday night.
The filmmaker has released a brand new cut of his 2001 classic and talks about the man, the myth and the legend in the context of the Trump era of American culture.
Despite an all-star ensemble cast that features such names as Kate Winslet, Helen Mirren and Edward Norton, the new flick has been slated by reviewers who see it as a cynical attempt to win over the Academy.
Will Smith's cold-blooded assassin is going to take a leaf out of Margot Robbie's book as DC look to stretch out their Suicide Squad characters.
The 53-year old might remain a big name in the industry, but the sheer economics of his pay scale don't result in good business for the studios anymore.
When actor Michael Rowe was forced off the television series to make way for Will Smith's version on the big screen, he let fans know his reaction to the cinematic disappointment.
The 24-year old Aussie actress will join a famous compatriot as well as the action veteran for next years big streaming flick.